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Reflections On Structure and Content in Black Studies

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... Early advocates of the discipline expected Black Studies academic units to have a presence in its respective local Black community. In fact, in the 1980s, the National Council of Black Studies, an intellectual wing of the field, adopted and promoted the general idea of academic excellence and social responsibility (Kilson, 1973). However, concerning its social responsibility imperative, advocates of Black Studies claim that for the past decades, those involved with the field have been remiss in this mission (Karenga, 1988(Karenga, , 2003. ...
... Additionally, there are "apartment niches ... for students and others who want a cheap place to live" (Ankele and Sommer, 1973: 513) and "educational niches" in a university (Kilson, 1973). ...
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