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By Lanita Jacobs-Huey

Whilst is hair "just hair" and while is it now not "just hair"? Documenting the politics of African American women's hair, this multi-sited linguistic ethnography explores daily interplay in attractiveness parlors, web discussions, comedy golf equipment, and different contexts to light up how and why hair issues in African American women's daily studies.

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