• Corpus ID: 140445922

Black Studies: Challenges and Critical Debates

  title={Black Studies: Challenges and Critical Debates},
  author={Mary Phillips},
  journal={Western journal of black studies},
  • M. Phillips
  • Published 22 June 2010
  • Education
  • Western journal of black studies
This paper addresses the major problems and debates in Black Studies that could possibly harm the growth of the discipline. This essay will highlight three major concerns in Black Studies including: a.) administrative set-backs in the discipline and loyalty to the discipline, b.) interdisciplinary debates in the discipline, and c). Black Women's Studies. These problems are normal given the fact that Black Studies is one of the youngest disciplines in the academy. Although the forerunners of… 
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