The Evolution Of Africology

@article{Conyers2004TheEO,
  title={The Evolution Of Africology},
  author={Jr. James L. Conyers},
  journal={Journal of Black Studies},
  year={2004},
  volume={34},
  pages={640 - 652}
}
  • J. Conyers
  • Published 1 May 2004
  • Education
  • Journal of Black Studies
The scope and purpose of this article is to examine the effectiveness of the discipline of Africology as a holistic academic discipline. Often referred to as Africana studies, African American studies, Afro-American studies, Black studies, and Africology, this exercise of nomenclature can be defined as the study of Africana phenomena from an Afrocentric perspective. While reviewing literature and the current debates in higher education, the author theorized, queried, and critically examined the… 
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