New Black Man: Rethinking Black Masculinity / Edition 1

New Black Man: Rethinking Black Masculinity / Edition 1

by Mark Anthony Neal, Neal Anthony Neal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415971098

ISBN-13: 9780415971096

Pub. Date: 04/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

From headlines to street corners, the message resounds: Black men are in crisis. Politicians, preachers, and pundits routinely cast blame on those already ostracized within African American communities. But the crisis of black masculinity does not rest with "at-risk" youth of the hip-hop generation or men "on the down low" alone. In this provocative new book,…  See more details below

Overview

From headlines to street corners, the message resounds: Black men are in crisis. Politicians, preachers, and pundits routinely cast blame on those already ostracized within African American communities. But the crisis of black masculinity does not rest with "at-risk" youth of the hip-hop generation or men "on the down low" alone. In this provocative new book, acclaimed cultural critic Mark Anthony Neal argues that the "Strong Black Man" - an ideal championed by generations of African American civic leaders - may be at the heart of problems facing black men today.

Read Mark Anthony Neal's blog to accompany his latest book New Black Man:

http://newblackman.blogspot.com/

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415971096
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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