The Quest for "Book Learning": African American Education in Slavery and Freedom

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationA Companion to African American History
EditorsAlton Hornsby Jr
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages295-311
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)9780470996720
ISBN (Print)9780631230663
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005

Keywords

  • African American education
  • slavery
  • discrimination
  • book learning
  • societal conditions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Cite this

Span, C., & Anderson, J. D. (2005). The Quest for "Book Learning": African American Education in Slavery and Freedom. In A. Hornsby Jr (Ed.), A Companion to African American History (pp. 295-311). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470996720.ch18