ERIC Number: EJ372903
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Structural Inequality and the Endangered Status of Black Youth.
Hare, Bruce R.
Journal of Negro Education, v56 n1 p100-10 Win 1987
Analyzes the structural conditions that lead to and perpetuate the disproportionate underattainment of Black youth, and the role of ideology in the justification of inequality and racism. Posits an alternate view of the relationship between the occupational structure and the educational system, and analyzes the political context and psychological climate in which Black youths exist. (BJV)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Black Achievement, Black Family, Black Youth, Educational Attainment, Educational Environment, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnicity, Family Environment, Family Influence, Low Income, Racial Attitudes, Racial Bias, Social Environment, Social Stratification, Socioeconomic Status, Underachievement
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on The Black Child's Home Environment and Student Achievement.