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The Resource Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy, edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr

Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy, edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr

Label
Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy
Title
Social work with African American males
Title remainder
health, mental health, and social policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Stepping back from the traditionally myopic view of African American males as criminals and hustlers, this book provides a more nuanced and realistic portrait of their experiences in the world, offering an overview of the social and economic data on black males to date and the issues that affect them from adolescence to adulthood
Dewey number
362.84/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Johnson, Waldo E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American men
  • Social work with African Americans
  • African American men
Label
Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy, edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
From shortys to old heads : contemporary social trajectories of African American males across the life course / Waldo E. Johnson, Jr. -- Making room for daddy : the unmarried adolescent father's role in pregnancy / Constance M. Dallas and Karen Kavanaugh -- Intergenerational support and reciprocity between low-income African American fathers and their aging mothers / Kevin M. Roy, Omari L. Dyson, and Ja-Nee Jackson -- Life after PRWORA : the involvement of African American fathers with welfare-reliant children and the child support enforcement system / David J. Pate -- Men do matter : the socially supportive role of the African American "uncle" in the lives of single-female headed households and at-risk African American male youth / Joseph B. Richardson, Jr. -- School engagement, peer influences, and sexual behaviors among high school African American adolescent boys / Dexter R. Voisin and Torsten B. Neilands -- Promising practices : the positive effects of after-school programs for African American male development and educational progress / Reginald Clark, Alexes Harris, Kimberly A. White-Smith, Walter R. Allen, and Barbara A. Roy -- Academic engagement of Black male student athletes : implications for practice in secondary and postsecondary schooling / Eddie Comeaux -- What are depressed African American adolescent males saying about mental health services and providers? / Michael A. Lindsey -- Don't bother me, I can't cope : stress, coping, and problem behaviors among young African American males / M. Daniel Bennett, Jr. and Fanike K. Olugbala -- Health and young African American men : an inside view / Joseph E. Ravenell -- Health and health-care service use among middle-class Black men / Sherrill L. Sellers, Vence Bonham, Harold W. Neighbors, and Shuntay McCoy -- At the intersection of HIV/AIDS disparities : young African American men who have sex with men / Brian Mustanski, Amy Johnson, and Robert Garofalo -- Suicide among African Americans : a male's burden / Sean Joe -- Cultural interventions for reducing violence among young, African American males / Lance Williams -- Incarceration and family formation / Charles E. Lewis, Jr. -- Understanding the economic costs of incarceration for African American males / Mark L. Joseph -- The African American male : the social policy challenge of the twenty-first century / Earl S. Johnson and Waldo E. Johnson, Jr
Control code
ocn656423179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199718191
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)656423179
Label
Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy, edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
From shortys to old heads : contemporary social trajectories of African American males across the life course / Waldo E. Johnson, Jr. -- Making room for daddy : the unmarried adolescent father's role in pregnancy / Constance M. Dallas and Karen Kavanaugh -- Intergenerational support and reciprocity between low-income African American fathers and their aging mothers / Kevin M. Roy, Omari L. Dyson, and Ja-Nee Jackson -- Life after PRWORA : the involvement of African American fathers with welfare-reliant children and the child support enforcement system / David J. Pate -- Men do matter : the socially supportive role of the African American "uncle" in the lives of single-female headed households and at-risk African American male youth / Joseph B. Richardson, Jr. -- School engagement, peer influences, and sexual behaviors among high school African American adolescent boys / Dexter R. Voisin and Torsten B. Neilands -- Promising practices : the positive effects of after-school programs for African American male development and educational progress / Reginald Clark, Alexes Harris, Kimberly A. White-Smith, Walter R. Allen, and Barbara A. Roy -- Academic engagement of Black male student athletes : implications for practice in secondary and postsecondary schooling / Eddie Comeaux -- What are depressed African American adolescent males saying about mental health services and providers? / Michael A. Lindsey -- Don't bother me, I can't cope : stress, coping, and problem behaviors among young African American males / M. Daniel Bennett, Jr. and Fanike K. Olugbala -- Health and young African American men : an inside view / Joseph E. Ravenell -- Health and health-care service use among middle-class Black men / Sherrill L. Sellers, Vence Bonham, Harold W. Neighbors, and Shuntay McCoy -- At the intersection of HIV/AIDS disparities : young African American men who have sex with men / Brian Mustanski, Amy Johnson, and Robert Garofalo -- Suicide among African Americans : a male's burden / Sean Joe -- Cultural interventions for reducing violence among young, African American males / Lance Williams -- Incarceration and family formation / Charles E. Lewis, Jr. -- Understanding the economic costs of incarceration for African American males / Mark L. Joseph -- The African American male : the social policy challenge of the twenty-first century / Earl S. Johnson and Waldo E. Johnson, Jr
Control code
ocn656423179
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 348 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199718191
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)656423179

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