The Hero with an African Face

The Hero with an African Face

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As a chiropractor, a psychotherapist, and a professor of Swahili (Columbia U.) and African-American history (Western Washington U.), Ford found that personal healing began when the expression of suffering changed from stories of victimization to myths of empowerment, and thought the healing of the African-American community as a whole might take the same route. He recounts his pilgrimage through Africa and the tales he returned with. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
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  • Hardback | 320 pages
  • 165.1 x 241.3 x 27.94mm | 566.99g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0553105442
  • 9780553105445

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