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Rogers, J. A. (Joel Augustus) 1880-1966

Overview
Works: 121 works in 493 publications in 1 language and 11,397 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Biographies  Trivia and miscellanea  Autobiographies  Juvenile works  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Comics (Graphic works)  Directories 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HX915, 920.009296
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Most widely held works by J. A Rogers
100 amazing facts about the Negro, with complete proof : a short cut to the world history of the Negro by J. A Rogers( )

39 editions published between 1934 and 2014 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cover; Title; Copyright; QUIZ; 100 AMAZING FACTS; THE ARTS; ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS; ILLITERACY AND INTELLIGENCE; EXPLORATION; SCIENCE AND INVENTION; JEWS AND ETHIOPIANS; MEDICINE; POLITICS; RACE-MIXING; RELIGION; RULERS; SLAVERY; SPORTS; WARFARE - COMMANDERS ; WARFARE - MEN ; MISCELLANEOUS; PROOF ; ANSWERS TO QUIZ; THE ARTS; ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS; ILLITERACY AND INTELLIGENCE; EXPLORATION; SCIENCE AND INVENTION; JEWS AND ETHIOPIANS; MEDICINE; POLITICS; RACE-MIXING; RELIGION; RULERS; SLAVERY; SPORTS; WARFARE - COMMANDERS; WARFARE - MEN; MISCELLANEOUS
Nature knows no color-line : research into the Negro ancestry in the white race by J. A Rogers( )

25 editions published between 1952 and 2015 in English and held by 1,171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Nature Knows No Color-Line, originally published in 1952, historian Joel Augustus Rogers examined the origins of racial hierarchy and the color problem. Rogers was a humanist who believed that there were no scientifically evident racial divisionsall humans belong to one ""race."" He believed that color prejudice generally evolved from issues of domination and power between two physiologically different groups. According to Rogers, color prejudice was then used a rationale for domination, subjugation and warfare. Societies developed myths and prejudices in order to pursue their own interests at the expense of other groups. This book argues that many instances of the contributions of black people had been left out of the history books, and gives many examples. -- Back cover
World's great men of color. by J. A Rogers( Book )

4 editions published between 1947 and 1972 in English and held by 1,115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A biographical dictionary of famous people of African ancestry throughout history and throughout the world
Africa's gift to America : the Afro-American in the making and saving of the United States : with new supplement, Africa and its potentialities by J. A Rogers( )

23 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and held by 1,061 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic work of black study indicating a place for African people within Western history
The five Negro Presidents : according to what white people said they were by J. A Rogers( )

16 editions published between 1965 and 2017 in English and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

JOEL AUGUSTUS ROGERS (September 6, 1880-March 26, 1966) was a Jamaican-American author, journalist, and historian who contributed to the history of Africa and the African diaspora, especially the history of African Americans in the United States. His research spanned the academic fields of history, sociology and anthropology. He challenged prevailing ideas about race, demonstrated the connections between civilizations, and traced African achievements. He was one of the greatest popularizers of African history in the twentieth century. Rogers addresses issues such as the lack of scientific supp
Sex and race : a history of white, Negro and Indian miscegenation in the two Americas by J. A Rogers( )

3 editions published between 1942 and 2012 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic work of black study provides detailed historico-biographical surveys of black history
From "superman" to man by J. A Rogers( Book )

60 editions published between 1917 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic treatise in which the racist assumption of Black inferiority is attacked
Sex and race : Negro-Caucasian mixing in all ages and all lands by J. A Rogers( Book )

22 editions published between 1941 and 1994 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World's great men of color by J. A Rogers( Book )

23 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eye-opening account of the great black personalities of world history. In this first volume: outstanding blacks of Asia and Africa, and historical figures before Christ-- including Akhenaton, Aesop, Hannibal, Cleopatra, Zenobia, Askia the Great, the Mahdi, Samuel Adjai Crowther, and many more. "World's Great Men of Color" is a comprehensive account of the great Black personalities in world history
As nature leads : an informal discussion of the reason why Negro and Caucasian are mixing in spite of opposition by J. A Rogers( Book )

8 editions published between 1919 and 1995 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of a revolutionist by Petr Alekseevich Kropotkin( Book )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1988 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kropotkin's Memoirs is an autobiographical account of his life as a social revolutionary. His formal work as a zoologist and geographer takes a backseat to his call for radical social reform in the guise of anarchist communism. His adventure-filled life is palpable in these pages, including incredible feats like escaping from prison at the Peter and Paul Fortress
Your history : from the beginning of time to the present by J. A Rogers( Book )

16 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex and race by J. A Rogers( Book )

15 editions published between 1944 and 2015 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

V. 3. Why white and black mix in spite of opposition
Africa's gift to America; the Afro-American in the making and saving of the United States by J. A Rogers( Book )

15 editions published between 1959 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic work of black study indicating a place for African people within Western history
World's great men of color by J. A Rogers( Book )

12 editions published between 1947 and 1987 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World's greatest men and women of African descent by J. A Rogers( Book )

26 editions published between 1931 and 1987 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real facts about Ethiopia by J. A Rogers( Book )

13 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Ku Klux spirit by J. A Rogers( Book )

10 editions published between 1923 and 1984 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

World's great men of color by J. A Rogers( Book )

11 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An eye-opening account of the great black personalities of world history. In this first volume: outstanding blacks of Asia and Africa, and historical figures before Christ -- including Akhenaton, aesop, Hannibal, Cleopatra, Zenobia, Askia the Great, the Mahdi, Samuel Adjai Crowther, and many more. World's Great Men of Color is a comprehensive account of the great Black personalities in world history. J.A. Rogers was one of the first Black scholars to devote most of his life to researching the lives of hundreds of men and women of color. This first volume is a convenient reference; equipped with a comprehensive introduction, it treats all aspects of recorded Black history. J.A. Rogers's book is vital reading for everyone who wants a fuller and broader understanding of the great personalities who have shaped our world. The companion volume covers the great Blacks of Europe, South and Central America, the West Indies, and the United States, including Marcus Garvey, Robert Browning, Dom Pedro, Alexandre Dumas, Joachim Murat, Aleksander Sergeevich Pushkin, Alessandro de' Medici, St. Benedict the Moor, and many others
Sex and race by J. A Rogers( )

3 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classic work of black study provides detailed historico-biographical surveys of black history
 
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World's great men of color
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World's great men of color.The five Negro Presidents : according to what white people said they wereWorld's great men of colorWorld's great men of colorContemporary Black biography, profiles from the international Black community
Alternative Names
Joel Augustus Rogers American historian

Joel Augustus Rogers Amerikaans schrijver (1883-1966)

Joel Augustus Rogers historiador estadounidense

Joel Augustus Rogers historiador estatunidenc

Joel Augustus Rogers historien américain

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Rogers, J. A., 1880-1966

Rogers, J. A. 1883-1965

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