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The Resource Against the wall : poor, young, Black, and male, edited by Elijah Anderson

Against the wall : poor, young, Black, and male, edited by Elijah Anderson

Label
Against the wall : poor, young, Black, and male
Title
Against the wall
Title remainder
poor, young, Black, and male
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elijah Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Anderson, Elijah
Series statement
The city in the 21st century
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • African American men
  • Urban poor
  • Inner cities
Label
Against the wall : poor, young, Black, and male, edited by Elijah Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • David's Story: From Promise to Despair
  • Raymond Gunn
  • 3.
  • Young, Black, and Male: The Life History of an American Drug Dealer Facing Death Row
  • Waverly Duck
  • II.
  • Structural Analyses of Joblessness Among Black Youth
  • 4.
  • The Economic Plight of Inner-City Black Males
  • William Julius Wilson
  • Foreword: Strong Men Keep A-Comin On
  • 5.
  • Blacklisted: Hiring Discrimination in an Era of Mass Incarceration
  • Devah Pager
  • 6.
  • The Effects of Immigration on the Economic Position of Young Black Males
  • Gerald D. Jaynes
  • 7.
  • Immigration and Equal Opportunity
  • Douglas S. Massey
  • III.
  • Cornel West
  • Engaging Urban Youth in Social Institutions
  • 8.
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Training in the Inner City: Overcoming Disadvantage, Engaging Youth in School
  • Luke Anderson
  • 9.
  • Black Male Students and Reflections on Learning and Teaching
  • L. Janelle Dance
  • 10.
  • Fighting like a Ballplayer: Basketball as a Strategy Against Social Disorganization
  • Scott N. Brooks
  • I.
  • 11.
  • "Tell us how it feels to be a problem": Hip Hop Longings and Poor Young Black Men
  • Imani Perry
  • IV.
  • Social Policy Matters
  • 12.
  • Social Issues Lurking in the Over-Representation of Young African American Men in the Expanding DNA Databases
  • Troy Duster
  • 13.
  • "You can take me outta the 'hood, but you can't take the 'hood outta me": Youth Incarceration and Reentry
  • Facing the Situation of Young Black Men in Inner Cities
  • Jamie J. Fader
  • 14.
  • Suicide Patterns Among Black Males
  • Sean Joe
  • 15.
  • Why Are Handguns So Accessible on Urban Streets?
  • David Kairys
  • 16.
  • What Do We Do Now? Toward a Brighter Future for Young African American Men
  • Peter Edelman
  • 1.
  • Against the Wall: Poor, Young, Black, and Male
  • Elijah Anderson
  • 2.
Control code
12231711
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 296 p.
Isbn
9780812240979
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008009041
System control number
(BNAtoc) 2008009041
Label
Against the wall : poor, young, Black, and male, edited by Elijah Anderson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • David's Story: From Promise to Despair
  • Raymond Gunn
  • 3.
  • Young, Black, and Male: The Life History of an American Drug Dealer Facing Death Row
  • Waverly Duck
  • II.
  • Structural Analyses of Joblessness Among Black Youth
  • 4.
  • The Economic Plight of Inner-City Black Males
  • William Julius Wilson
  • Foreword: Strong Men Keep A-Comin On
  • 5.
  • Blacklisted: Hiring Discrimination in an Era of Mass Incarceration
  • Devah Pager
  • 6.
  • The Effects of Immigration on the Economic Position of Young Black Males
  • Gerald D. Jaynes
  • 7.
  • Immigration and Equal Opportunity
  • Douglas S. Massey
  • III.
  • Cornel West
  • Engaging Urban Youth in Social Institutions
  • 8.
  • Youth Entrepreneurship Training in the Inner City: Overcoming Disadvantage, Engaging Youth in School
  • Luke Anderson
  • 9.
  • Black Male Students and Reflections on Learning and Teaching
  • L. Janelle Dance
  • 10.
  • Fighting like a Ballplayer: Basketball as a Strategy Against Social Disorganization
  • Scott N. Brooks
  • I.
  • 11.
  • "Tell us how it feels to be a problem": Hip Hop Longings and Poor Young Black Men
  • Imani Perry
  • IV.
  • Social Policy Matters
  • 12.
  • Social Issues Lurking in the Over-Representation of Young African American Men in the Expanding DNA Databases
  • Troy Duster
  • 13.
  • "You can take me outta the 'hood, but you can't take the 'hood outta me": Youth Incarceration and Reentry
  • Facing the Situation of Young Black Men in Inner Cities
  • Jamie J. Fader
  • 14.
  • Suicide Patterns Among Black Males
  • Sean Joe
  • 15.
  • Why Are Handguns So Accessible on Urban Streets?
  • David Kairys
  • 16.
  • What Do We Do Now? Toward a Brighter Future for Young African American Men
  • Peter Edelman
  • 1.
  • Against the Wall: Poor, Young, Black, and Male
  • Elijah Anderson
  • 2.
Control code
12231711
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 296 p.
Isbn
9780812240979
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008009041
System control number
(BNAtoc) 2008009041

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