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Angry Little Men
Angry Little Men

Angry Little Men

Hypermasculinty, Academic Disconnect, and Mentoring African American Males

SOCIAL SCIENCE

120 Pages, 5.5 x 8.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $15.95 (US $15.95) (CA $17.95)

Publication Date: December 2012

ISBN 9781934155813

Rights: WOR

African American Images (Dec 2012)

Price: $15.95
 
 

Overview

Revelations and definitions to bridge the culture chasm

Presenting information for use inside and outside the classroom, this educational resource sheds light on the impact of black male self-image on schooling. Many questions are explored, including What is the effect on black males raised without fathers? What impact do gangs, rappers, media, and athletes have on black males? Do these factors distort the black male image of masculinity? Do boys feel that academic progress is feminine? This book gives educators, counselors, social workers, and parents answers they need to face this important issue.

Author Biography

Kevin Porter is actively involved in mentoring boys and holds a Master’s degree in both engineering and psychology. He lives in Dallas, Texas.