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A Comprehensive Afrocentric Rites of Passage Program for Black Male Adolescents.

Author: Harvey, Aminifu-R.; Rauch,-Julia-B.
Author Background:
Date 2/1/97
Type Journal
Journal Title: Health-&-Social-Work;
Volume/Pages 22 (1) p. 30-37
Subject Matter African American
Abstract Examines the health status of African American male adolescents, noting that their leading health problems are preventable. Discusses two frameworks that are of value in social work practice with this population, and examines cultural competence andempowerment. Reviews Afrocentric theory and social work, and outlines an Afrocentric program.