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Daniel, Jack L. and Geneva Smitherman-Donaldson. 1990. How I got over and continue to do so in our mothers' churches. In Carbaugh, Donal, ed. Cultural communication and intercultural contact. Lawrence Erlbaum. pp. 41–44.
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Update of J.L. Daniel, G. Smitherman-Donaldson (1976: 'How I got over'). The authors discuss the evolution of the situation of the Black community in the USA since the time of the research reported in that paper, with reference to rap-music, the rhetoric of Jesse Jackson, and women's language and role in the Black community.