Black Rage

Black Rage

by William H. Grier, Price M. Cobbs
     
 

ISBN-10: 1579103499

ISBN-13: 9781579103491

Pub. Date: 03/01/2000

Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers

The first book to examine the full range of black life from the vantage point of psychiatry, this widely-acclaimed work has established itself as the classic statement of the desperation, conflicts, and anger of black life in America. 'Black Rage' tells of the insidious effects of the heritage of slavery; desribes love, marriage, and the family; addresses the

Overview

The first book to examine the full range of black life from the vantage point of psychiatry, this widely-acclaimed work has established itself as the classic statement of the desperation, conflicts, and anger of black life in America. 'Black Rage' tells of the insidious effects of the heritage of slavery; desribes love, marriage, and the family; addresses the sexual myths and fears of both blacks and whites; chronicles how schools fail the black child; examines mental illness among black people and the psychic stresses engendered by discrimination; and, finally, focuses on the miasma of racial hatred that envelops this country, why it exists, and what will surely happen if it is not soon dispelled.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579103491
Publisher:
Wipf & Stock Publishers
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
230
Sales rank:
642,422
Product dimensions:
(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

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