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A new look at black families

Charles Vert Willie 1927- Richard Reddick 1972-

6th ed.. c2009

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (E 185.86 .W55 2009 )()

  • Title:
    A new look at black families
  • Author: Charles Vert Willie 1927-
  • Richard Reddick 1972-
  • Description: Conceptual approaches to the study of black families. Introduction ; Family life and social stratification -- Analyses of black families by social class. Middle-class black families ; Working-class black families ; Low-income black families -- Cases for and against black men and black women. The case for and against black males ; The myth of black matriarchy -- Alternative pathways to success. Maternal mentoring models ; Paternal mentoring models ; Family goals and practices among same-gender parents ; The egalitarian family -- Black families and the social system. Social and economic supports for black family life ; The complex and interesting family life of Barack Obama -- Summary and conclusions.
    Conceptual approaches to the study of black families. Introduction -- Family life and social stratification -- Analyses of black families by social class. Middle-class black families -- Working-class black families -- Low-income black families -- Cases for and against black men and black women. The case for and against black males -- The myth of black matriarchy -- Alternative pathways to success. Maternal mentoring models -- Paternal mentoring models -- Family goals and practices among same-gender parents -- The egalitarian family -- Black families and the social system. Social and economic supports for black family life -- The complex and interesting family life of Barack Obama -- Summary and conclusions.
  • Local Note: acq2011wos
  • Publication Date: c2009
  • Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Format: x, 230 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780742570061 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 9780742570078 (pbk. : alk. paper);ISBN 0742570061 (cloth : alk. paper);ISBN 074257007X (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Subjects: African American families
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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