ERIC Number: EJ453884
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Plight of Black Males in America: The Agony and the Ecstasy.
Richardson, F. C.
Negro Educational Review, v43 n1-2 p3-10 Jan-Apr 1992
Reviews some of the possible causes for the current crisis among African-American males, including a crisis of faith in education and problems with public schools. Discusses possible strategies for improvement: whole community response, successful programs, renewed faith in education, and national forums. (JB)
Descriptors: Black Achievement, Black Community, Black Education, Black Influences, Black Students, Black Youth, Disadvantaged Youth, Economically Disadvantaged, Educational Discrimination, Educationally Disadvantaged, Elementary Secondary Education, Etiology, Guidelines, Higher Education, Low Achievement, Males
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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