noun (used with a singular verb)
a program of studies in Black history and culture offered by a school or college, often including African American history and literature from the African Diaspora.
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Also African American Studies . Sometimes Afro-American Studies .
Origin of Black Studies
First recorded in 1965–70
Words nearby Black Studies
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