African studies | English homework help

The following two articles come to widely divergent conclusions. Read both of them and then write a summary of the two positions. Which do you agree with? Why? Do both arguments have merit? If so, what are they? 

  1. Gwendolyn S. Prater, “The African-American Family,” in Azevedo (ed.), Africana Studies. A Survey of Africa and the African Diaspora. p. 383-386.
  2. Hymonwitz, Kay S. “The Black Family: 40 Years of Lies”