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By Angela J. Hattery,Earl Smith

ISBN-10: 1442213965

ISBN-13: 9781442213968

ISBN-10: 1442213973

ISBN-13: 9781442213975

From youngster being pregnant and unmarried parenting to athletics and HIV/AIDS, myths approximately African American households abound. This provocative e-book through acclaimed students of race and ethnicity debunks many universal myths approximately black households in the USA, sharing tales and drawing at the newest learn to teach the realities.

African American households at the present time examines the health of African American households round themes together with marriage, future health, schooling, incarceration, wealth, and extra. Authors Angela J. Hattery and Earl Smith convey that even supposing the election of the 1st African American president, Barack Obama, has been symbolically vital for African american citizens, his presidency has no longer had a measurable impression at the day-by-day lives of African American households. because the booklet indicates, racial inequality persists—we’re truly no longer in a “postracial” society.

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