African American Children and Mental HealtheBook - 2011
This groundbreaking two-volume set examines the psychological, social, physical, and environmental factors that undermine or support healthy development in African American children while considering economic, historical, and public policies.
* Includes history, current events, psychology, politics, public policy, sociology, economics, and more
* Details intervention programs that target parents and children in low-income African American families; strategies to support young African American male relationship development, motivation, and achievement; and programs aiming to increase literacy and decrease obesity
* Examines the impact of the No Child Left Behind Act on African American children
* Includes both a subject and author index to facilitate further research