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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 by way of acclaimed students of race and ethnicity debunks many universal myths approximately black households in the United States, sharing tales and drawing at the most modern study to teach the realities.

African American households this day examines the wellness of African American households round subject matters together with marriage, overall healthiness, 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 influence at the day-by-day lives of African American households. because the booklet exhibits, racial inequality persists—we’re basically now not in a “postracial” society.

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