ERIC Number: EJ378356
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Social Implications of the "New" Black Urban Underclass.
Black Scholar, v19 n3 p2-9 May-Jun 1988
The gap between black and white median age, employment, and imprisonment is increasing. Up until the present period, structural, demographic, and cultural factors combined to sustain both hope and illusion for blacks who have so long been at the base of the American social and economic system. That combination is rapidly unravelling. (BJV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue on the black underclass.