Journals Higher Education



02 April 1998

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195102192

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Beating the Odds

Raising Academically Successful African American Males

Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, Kenneth I. Maton, and Geoffrey L. Greif

  • Provides real life examples of successful young African American men
  • Outlines specific parenting strategies to foster strong cultural identity, avoid the temptations of crime and drugs, and overcome the stereotypes that see academic success as "uncool"
  • Unique resource for parents, students, educators, school administrators, and community leaders

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