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Black Minds Matter 2018 @ ARC: Week 6: Assumption of Criminality

Week 6

Recommended Book

Wood, J. L. (2019) Black minds matter: Realizing the brilliance, dignity, and morality of Black males in education. Montezuma. 

The library has ordered this title but it is not yet available.

Additional Book

Howard, T. C., (2014). Black Male(d): Peril and Promise in the Education of African American Males. New York, NY: Teachers College Press. 

Recommended Articles

Dancy, T. E. (2014). (Un) doing hegemony in education: Disrupting school-to-prison pipelines for Black males. Equity & Excellence in Education, 47(4), 476-493.

Ladson Billings, G. (2011). Boyz to men? Teaching to restore Black boys’ childhood. Race Ethnicity and Education, 14(1), 7-15.

Smith, W. A., Allen, W. R, & Danley, L. L. (2007). “Assume the position…you fit the description”: Psychosocial experiences and racial battle fatigue among African American male college students. American Behavioral Scientist, 51, 551-578.

Optional Readings

Toldson, I. A., Sutton, R. M., & Brown, R. L. F. (2012). Preventing delinquency and promoting academic success among school-age African American males. Journal of African American Males in Education, 3(1), 12- 27.  

Zamani-Gallaher, E. M., & Fuller, K. (2016). Altering the pipeline to prison and pathways to postsecondary education. Champaign, IL: Office of Community College Research and Leadership, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.