ERIC Number: EJ508958
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Black Males and Crime and Delinquency: Violence in Search of Purpose.
Pearson, Dale F.
Journal of Multicultural Social Work, v3 n4 p1-16 1994
Economic restructuring has exacerbated problems of black men such as poverty, unemployment, lowered life expectancy, and low expectations. Power diverted from productive channels is expressed in gang violence, homicide, and suicide. Recommendations include a national agency to eliminate poverty, involve the black community, and increase funding for education. Contains 43 references. (JAT)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A