Table of contents for The Black male handbook : a blueprint for life / edited by Kevin Powell ; foreword by Hill Harper.

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Foreword Hill Harper xi

Editor's Note Kevin Powell xvii

1. Creating A Spiritual FoundationLasana Omar Hotep 1

2. Developing Political AwarenessJeff Johnson 25

3. Redefining Black ManhoodByron Hurt 39

4. Starting A Plan for Economic EmpowermentRyan Mack 73

5. Taking Care of Your Physical HealthKendrick B. Nathaniel 115

6. Moving Toward Mental WellnessAndrae; L. Brown, Ph.D. 135

7. Ending Violence Against Women and GirlsKevin Powell 165

8. I Am A ManWilliam Jelani Cobb, Ph.D. 181

Who's Who in The Black Male Handbook 191


Nine Things You Can Do to Improve Yourself and Help Others 201

Recommended Readings 205

Recommended Films and Documentaries 209

Recommended Music CDs 213

Recommended Safe Spaces for Black Males 217

Tips for Black Males When Stopped by the Police 223

How To Take Care of and Present Yourself as a Black Male 229

Hygiene Tips for Black Males 229

Dress and Style Tips for Black Males 231

Etiquette Tips for Black Males 233

Grooming Tips for Black Males 236

Job Interview Tips for Black Males 238

Link to More Resources for Black Males 241

Acknowledgments 243

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
African American men -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
African American men -- Social conditions.
African American men -- Conduct of life.
Masculinity -- United States.