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Black and White Styles in Conflict

"Goes a long way toward showing a lay audience the value, integrity, and aesthetic sensibility of black culture, and moreover the conflicts which arise when its values are treated as deviant version of majority ones."—Marjorie Harness Goodwin, American Ethnologist

Table of Contents

1. Black Culture
2. Classroom Modalities
3. Fighting Words
4. Boasting and Bragging
5. Male and Female Interaction: The First Phase
6. Truth and Consequences
7. Information as Property
8. The Force Field
9. Style
10. Epilogue
Appendix: Testing for Cultural Homogeneity

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