Reconstructing African-American Communities

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Reconstructing African-American Communities
Enhancing their struggles for human dignity and social development
This paper focuses upon how culture and literature can be used to reconstruct African-American communities so that they are able to achieve human dignity and social development after a long struggle. In the first place, African-American communities should recapture the communal values and sense of solidarity and shared responsibility that typifies traditional African communities in the ancestral homeland; they should also emphasize the importance of human relationships and how an individual is measured by his or her willingness to uphold obligations to others. Further, black communities in America should do a better job of...
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