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Strengthening the African American family by empowering the African American male

James A Lewis

Strengthening the African American family by empowering the African American male

by James A Lewis

  • 372 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Quill Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American churches,
  • African American families,
  • African American men,
  • Church work with African American families,
  • Church work with men,
  • City churches,
  • Columbus,
  • Columbus, GA,
  • New Testament Missionary Baptist Church,
  • Religious aspects,
  • Religious life,
  • Self-esteem

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11781533M
    ISBN 100971539294
    ISBN 109780971539297
    OCLC/WorldCa51561699

    empowering the African American family, especially the African American male. That serves all people but focuses on strengthening the black man and family – empowering them to become those who contribute to the health and priorities and strategies for empowering African Americans in Dane County and beyond. African American males, like all males, are told from birth to death, directly and subliminally, that to be female is to be inferior. Very earl y in life the African American male gets the message that to be vulnerable is to be weak, and to act compassionately and lovingly is inviting others to take advantage of you and possibly destroy you.

      The views and opinions expressed do not necessarily state or reflect those of the African American Empowerment Blog. Some AAEB information contains sites that may provide links to other internet sites only for the convenience of the AAEB server. African Proverb Ugliness with a good character is better than beauty. African Proverb The laughter of a child lights up the house. African Proverb Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable. African Proverb He who learns, teaches. African Proverb Patience is the mother of a beautiful child. African Proverb He who refuses to obey cannot command. African.

    b. a detrimental characteristic that undermined men's roles in the family and caused all sorts of social problems. c. a positive characteristic that would eventually strengthen the African American family. d. an anomaly that resulted from increased job opportunities for . Anchoring this study in history and cultural studies, he demonstrates how fragile the family has become in the United States of America. History and society have dealt the african-American family a harsh blow and the person in whom this is expressed most fully is the African-American male. MORE ABOUT THIS BOOK.


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