ERIC Number: EJ633998
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
The Ball Curve: Calculated Racism and the Stereotype of African American Men.
Hall, Ronald E.
Journal of Black Studies, v32 n1 p104-19 Sep 2001
Discusses the impact of racial stereotyping on the performance of African American and European American athletes, providing an alternative to race-based intelligence differentials. Focuses on stereotypes of African American men; the Bell Curve; the high proportion of African Americans in U.S. athletics; and masculinity and the stereotype of the "dumb black." (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A