*Definition

Af·ri·can-A·mer·i·can History /ˈæfexternal image thinsp.pngexternal image thinsp.pngkənexternal image thinsp.pngəˈmɛrexternal image thinsp.pngɪexternal image thinsp.pngkən/ - [af-ri-kuhexternal image thinsp.pngn-uh-mer-i-kuhexternal image thinsp.pngn]
–noun
1.
History of black Americans of African descent.
–adjective
2.
History of or pertaining to African-Americans.


(Citation)

African-American. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Retrieved November 20, 2007, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/African-American


Resources


*African American Resources

http://www-bcf.usc.edu/~cmmr/African_American.html
Web links set up by University of Southern Californiaís Center for Multilingual, Multicultural Research. Very complete.

*AfricanAmericans.com

http://www.africanamericans.com/
African Americans - Culture, History, Legacy and Heritage

*Africans in America

http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/aia/home.html
Based on PBS television series; chronicles history of slavery in the U.S.

*The Africa Guide

http://www.africa-guide.com/
This page has detailed information on 51 African countries and an outstanding original photo gallery.

*Black History Quest

http://blackquest.com/link.htm
African-American History, Culture, and Black Studies Resources

(Citation)

Deep, Albert. "African American." Tiger Town. 24 Oct. 2007. Beaver Falls School District. 20 Nov. 2007 <http://tigertown.wikispaces.com/African-American>.


*Recommended African American Websites Diversity & Ethnic Studies

http://www.public.iastate.edu/~savega/afr_amer.htm
This list includes selected African American web resources useful for academic research and information purposes. (If you are doing library research, please see my African American Studies Library Research Guide.) Only Websites that are reflective of African American realities were considered; sites that are exclusively African in origin or focus are only rarely included. Recommended Websites listed below were evaluated for breadth, perceived authority, stability, usefulness, and accuracy