ERIC Number: EJ1050656
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Publication Date: 2015-Feb
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Haddix, Marcelle M.
Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy, v58 n5 p432-434 Feb 2015
In educational research, policies and practices, African American male youth are often portrayed as a monolithic demographic of uneducable, criminalized, deviant students. This column reviews the works of two African American male scholars, Tyrone D. Howard's (2014) "Black Male(d)" and David E. Kirkland's (2013) "A Search Past Silence," focused on disrupting the stereotypes projected onto Black male youth and placing their lives at promise.
Descriptors: Educational Research, Educational Policy, Males, Scholarship, Stereotypes, Critical Theory, Misconceptions, African American Achievement, African American Education, Youth Opportunities, Book Reviews
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