Over the course of thirty-four articles, written by scholars of African American studies and across every major social discipline, the book presents a portrait of the particular hurdles faced by African Americans.
Keywords: African Americans , freed slaves , class divide , second-class citizenship , Reconstruction , Civil War , United States , citizens , black Americans , white Americans. Lawrence D. Bobo, editor Lawrence D. Bobo is the W. Michael C. Dawson, editor Michael C. Dawson is the John D.
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His publications include the coedited Encyclopedia of Primary Prevention and Health Promotion , and he is editor emeritus of the Journal of Primary Prevention. Raymond L. He is responsible for the development and implementation of ICF International's National Technical Assistance and Evaluation Center, focused on strengthening the national child welfare system of care. Throughout his career in both public service and private practice, Dr. Crowel has focused on the role of mental health in the promotion of healthy development in children and families.
Show More Table of Contents I. Foundations of African American Health 1. Historical Trauma, Kristin N. Williams-Washington 3. Spirituality and the Power of Religion, Donelda A. Cook 5. Evidence-Based Practice, Aminifu R. Harvey, Oliver J.
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Labor force data, including those on participation rates, educational attainment, and occupational employment of Blacks, are from the BLS Current Population Survey , a monthly survey of about 60, households that provides data on employment and unemployment in the United States. They can be reached at rolen.
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Bureau of Labor Statistics, February Changes in population and in the labor force In , there were View Chart Data. Chart 1. Annual growth rates of population and labor force for Blacks or African Americans, by decade, to and projected —26 Group —86 —96 — —16 —26, projected Civilian noninstitutional population 2. Chart 2.
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Percentage of the U. Chart 3. Percentage of the Black or African American labor force share, by age group, to projected —26 Group , projected Labor force 16—24 Chart 4. Black or African American labor force participation rate before, during, and after recessions, aggregate, men and women, to projected Year All races All races projected Men Men projected Women Women projected Chart 5.
Blacks or African Americans in the labor force, ages 25 and older, by highest level of education, to Year Less than a high school diploma High school graduates, no college Some college, no degree Associate degree Bachelor's degree and higher Table 1. Occupations with the largest concentration of Black or African American workers, ages 16 and older, annual average Occupational group Share of Blacks or African Americans Share of total workers Office and administrative support occupations