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Author Wright, Marguerite A.

Title I'm chocolate, you're vanilla : raising healthy Black and biracial children in a race-conscious world / Marguerite A. Wright.

Publication Info. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult Nonfiction  155.82 WRI    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  155.82 W952I    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description x, 290 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-279) and index.
Contents Introduction -- PART ONE: THAT MAGICAL PLACE: RACE AWARENESS IN THE PRESCHOOL YEARS: Chocolate and Vanilla: how preschoolers see color and race -- How preschoolers begin to learn racial attitudes -- When to be concerned that race is a problem for preschoolers -- Raising the racially healthy preschooler -- PART TWO: THE WANING OF RACIALLY INNOCENCE: THE EARLY SCHOOL YEARS: Shades of Brown and Black: how early grade-schoolers see color and race -- Black children's self-esteem: the real deal -- How school influences children's awarenesss of color and race -- PART THREE: REALITY BITES: RACE AWARENESS IN MIDDLE CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE: Fading to Black and White: how children in the middle years see race -- How school influences other children's ideas about race -- Preparing for adolescence: the lines are drawn -- A healthy high school experience: you can make a difference -- Epilogue -- Appendix: Stages of race awareness.
Subject Race awareness in children -- United States.
African American children -- Psychology.
African American children -- Attitudes.
African American children -- Ethnic identity.
Racially mixed children -- Psychology.
Racially mixed children -- Attitudes.
Racially mixed children -- Ethnic identity.
Race Relations -- psychology -- United States -- Popular Works.
African Americans -- United States -- Popular Works.
Self Concept -- Popular Works.
Psychology, Child -- Popular Works.
Ethnicity -- United States -- Popular Works.
Minority Groups -- United States -- Popular Works.
Child, Preschool.
Added Title I am chocolate, you are vanilla
ISBN 0787941964 (cloth : acid-free paper)
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