The Location of Ebonics Within the Framework of the Africological Paradigm

  title={The Location of Ebonics Within the Framework of the Africological Paradigm},
  author={Carol Aisha Blackshire-Belay},
  journal={Journal of Black Studies},
  pages={23 - 5}
A new approach to cultural and social issues has been ushered in by the general discussion of Afrocentric scholars who have challenged the old theories of communication, social institutions, artistic developments, and economics by suggesting that Africans must be studied from the standpoint of agency. The discipline of linguistics-like history, anthropology, and sociology-is trapped in its discourse about Africans, because they have written from the standpoint of the European in the role of the… 

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