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Not out of Africa : how Afrocentrism became an excuse to teach myth as history / Mary Lefkowitz.

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  • ISBN: 0465098371
  • Physical Description: xvii, 222 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : BasicBooks, c1996.

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General Note:
"A New Republic book"
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Myths of African origins -- Ancient myths of cultural dependency -- The myth of the Egyptian mystery system -- The myth of the stolen legacy -- Conclusion.
Subject: Africa > History > Study and teaching.
Afrocentrism.

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