AAS 331 - The World of the Black Child
Section: 001
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Afroamerican & African Studies (AAS)
Department: LSA Afroamerican and African Studies
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Advisory Prerequisites:
One course in Psychology or Afro-American and African Studies.
Other Course Info:
(Cross-Area Courses).
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

The World of the Black Child is a broad survey of the development of African American youth. The course describes the social contexts in which Black youth are growing up, their academic achievement, social development, family contexts, and identity. Students will write 2 brief papers and a longer term paper and will do an in-class midterm and take-home final.

AAS 331 - The World of the Black Child
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
TuTh 10:00AM - 11:30AM
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ISBN: 9780767901253
A hope in the unseen : an American odyssey from the inner city to the Ivy League, Author: Suskind, Ron., Publisher: Broadway Books 1998
ISBN: 0786731796
Ain't no makin' it aspirations & attainment in a low-income neighborhood, Author: MacLeod, Jay., Publisher: Westview Press 2009
ISBN: 9780226021195
Black picket fences : privilege and peril among the black middle class, Author: Mary Pattillo ; with a new foreword by Annette Lareau., Publisher: University of Chicago Press Second edi 2013
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