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Author Sullivan, Jas M.

Title African American Identity : Racial and Cultural Dimensions of the Black Experience.

Publication Info. Lanham : Lexington Books, 2012.


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Description 1 online resource (472 pages)
Note Print version record.
Contents Part 1: Theoretical and Methodological Issues in African American Racial Identity; 1 Forty Years of Cross's Nigrescence Theory: From Stages to Profiles, From African Americans to All Americans; 2 The Conceptualization and Measurement of Racial Identity and Racial Identification within Psychology; 3 African American Racial Identity Research in Political Science: The Need for a Multidimensional Measure; Part 2: African American Racial Identity and Psychological Well-Being.
4 The Effects of Racial Identity on African- American Youth Well-Being: A Clarification of the Research and Meta-analysis; 5 Black Identity and Well-Being: Untangling Race and Ethnicity; 6 Black Racial/Ethnic Identity and Its Impact on Well-Being: Bridging Identity Theory and Racial/Ethnic Identity Research; 7 When Racial Identity Matters: Stressful Events and Mental Health in Rural African American Adolescents; Part 3: African American Racial Identity and Physical Health; 8 The Role of African American Racial Identification in Health Behavior.
9 Vascular Depression and African Americans: A Population at Risk; Part 4: African American Racial Identity Development and Effects on Parents and Children; 10 Black Like Me: The Race Socialization of African American Boys by Nonresident Fathers; 11 Toward a Model of Racial Identity and Parenting in African Americans; 12 African American Children's Racial Identifications and Identity: Development of Racial Narratives; Part 5: African American Racial Identity and Influence on Educational Behavior.
13 Racial Identity as a Buffer to Discrimination among Low Income African American Adolescents: An Examination of Academic Performance; 14 The Congruence between African American Students' Racial Identity Beliefs and Their Academic Climates: Implications for Academic Motivation and Achievement; 15 The Influence of African American Racial Identity on Standardized Test Performance; 16 An Exploration of Racial Identity among Black Doctoral Students Involved in Cross-Race Advising Relationships.
17 The Relationship between African American Males' Collegiate Peer Support Groups and Their Racial Identity Development.
Summary African American Identity: Racial and Cultural Dimensions of the Black Experience, edited by Jas M. Sullivan and Ashraf M. Esmail, is a multidisciplinary exploration of the African American racial identity. The contributors to this volume cover a broad spectrum of disciplines, exploring questions like what is racial identity, how do we quantify it, and what effects do racial identity have on psychological, political, educational, and health-related behavior.
Note GMD: electronic resource.
Chronological Term Since 1975
Subject African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-
African Americans -- Race identity.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
United States -- Race relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
African Americans -- Social conditions. (OCoLC)fst00799698
Ethnic relations. (OCoLC)fst00916005
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Esmail, Ashraf.
Worrell, Frank C.
Harvey, Richard D.
Mandara, Jelani.
Cross, William E., Jr.
Reitzes, Donald C.
Cunningham, Michael.
Thompson, Vetta L. Sanders.
Sneed, Joel R.
Caldwell, Cleopatra Howard.
Rowley, Stephanie J.
Quintana, Stephen M.
Chavous, Tabbye M.
Arbuthnot, Keena.
Barker, Marco J.
Cuyjet, Michael J.
Varner, Fatima.
Ross, Latisha L.
Other Form: Print version: Sullivan, Jas M. African American Identity : Racial and Cultural Dimensions of the Black Experience. Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2012 9780739171745
ISBN 9780739171752 electronic bk.
0739171755 electronic bk.
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