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Title Social work with African American males : health, mental health, and social policy / edited by Waldo E. Johnson, Jr.

Publication Info. New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.84 S678SA    Check Shelf
Description xi, 348 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents From shortys to old heads : contemporary social trajectories of African American males across the life course / Waldo E. Johnson, Jr. -- Making room for daddy : the unmarried adolescent father's role in pregnancy / Constance M. Dallas and Karen Kavanaugh -- Intergenerational support and reciprocity between low-income African American fathers and their aging mothers / Kevin M. Roy, Omari L. Dyson, and Ja-Nee Jackson -- Life after PRWORA : the involvement of African American fathers with welfare-reliant children and the child support enforcement system / David J. Pate -- Men do matter : the socially supportive role of the African American "uncle" in the lives of single-female headed households and at-risk African American male youth / Joseph B. Richardson, Jr. -- School engagement, peer influences, and sexual behaviors among high school African American adolescent boys / Dexter R. Voisin and Torsten B. Neilands -- Promising practices : the positive effects of after-school programs for African American male development and educational progress / Reginald Clark, Alexes Harris, Kimberly A. White-Smith, Walter R. Allen, and Barbara A. Ray -- Academic engagement of Black male student athletes : implications for practice in secondary and postsecondary schooling / Eddie Comeaux -- What are depressed African American adolescent males saying about mental health services and providers? / Michael A. Lindsey -- Don't bother me, I can't cope : stress, coping, and problem behaviors among young African American males / M. Daniel Bennett, Jr. and Fanike K. Olugbala -- Health and young African American men : an inside view / Joseph E. Ravenell -- Health and health-care service use among middle-class Black men / Sherrill L. Sellers, Vence Bonham, Harold W. Neighbors, and Shuntay McCoy -- At the intersection of HIV/AIDS disparities : young African American men who have sex with men / Brian Mustanski, Amy Johnson, and Robert Garofalo -- Suicide among African Americans : a male's burden / Sean Joe -- Cultural interventions for reducing violence among young, African American males / Lance Williams -- Incarceration and family formation / Charles E. Lewis, Jr. -- Understanding the economic costs of incarceration for African American males / Mark L. Joseph -- The African American male : the social policy challenge of the twenty- first century / Earl S. Johnson, III and Waldo E. Johnson, Jr.
Subject African American men -- Services for.
Social work with African Americans.
African American men -- Social conditions.
Added Author Johnson, Waldo E., Jr. (Waldo Emerson), 1955-
ISBN 9780195314366 cloth alkaline paper
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