Table of contents for Human behavior in the social environment from an African-American perspective / Letha A. (Lee) See, editor.

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PART I 
Chapter 1. Introduction: Human Behavior Theory 
and the African-American Experience 3 
Chapter 2. African Americans¿ Response to their Social 
Environment: A Macro Perspective 27 
Tony B. Lowe 
June G. Hopps 
PART II 
Chapter 3. The Black Family in the 21st Century 
and the Church as an Action System: A Macro 
Perspective 57 
Andrew Billingsley 
Barbara Morrison-Rodriguez 
Chapter 4. Enhancing the Resilience of African American 
Families 77 
Robert B. Hill 
Chapter 5. Strength Behaviors for African-American 
Socialization and Survival 95 
Jerome H. Schiele 
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Chapter 6. Family Roles of Noncustodial 
African-American Fathers 123 
Robert B. Hill 
Chapter 7. African American Military Service Members 
and Their Families: A Different Environment 141 
Jesse J. Harris
Norma G. Jones
PART III: THE FORMATIVE YEARS 
OF BLACK CHILDREN 
Chapter 8. The Psychological Effects of Skin Color 
on African Americans¿ Self-Esteem 163 
Letha A. (Lee) See
Rufus Larkin
Chapter 9. An Examination of the Self-Esteem 
and Self-Identity of Biracial Children in the United 
States 195 
Naomi T. Ward
Alieizoria Redd
Chapter 10. No Child Left Behind: Can African Americans 
Break the Profound Cycle of Apathy and Will Social 
Workers Help? 221 
June Gary Hopps 
Tony B. Lowe 
Robbie C. Tourse 
Alice Boateng-Cooper 
PART IV: THE TEEN YEARS 
Chapter 11. Revisiting the Re-Gendering of Social Work 
Practice with African-American Girls 251 
Linwood H. Cousins
Tracey Mabrey
Chapter 12. African American Adolescent Girls: Facing 
the Challenges and Consequences of Violence 
in the Inner City 269 
Annie Woodley Brown 
Ruby M. Gourdine 
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Chapter 13. The Empowerment of Young African 
American Males: Implications for Social Work Practice 295 
Cudore L. Snell
Julie Guyot
Chapter 14. Prevalence and Incidence of Black-on-Black 
Crime Among Youth 309 
Tiffany D. Baffour 
Chapter 15. Black on Black Crime: Compensation 
for Idiomatic Purposelessness (Revisited) 327 
Rufus Larkin
Creigs C. Beverly
Chapter 16. African American and other Street Gangs: 
A Quest for Identity (Revisited) 351 
Jerome L. Blakemore 
Yolanda Q. Mayo 
Glenda M. Blakemore 
Chapter 17. Hip Hop Culture: An Alternative Site 
for Gender Socialization in the African American 
Community 383 
William Oliver 
Chapter 18. Substance Abuse Among African-American 
Children: Contemporary Issues and Challenges 
for Effective Intervention 413 
Darlene Grant
Barbara W. White
Chapter 19. Continuing the Fight Against School Violence: 
Progress, Current Practices, and Future Directions 
(Revisited) 439 
Edgar H. Tyson 
Freddie Avant 
Robert O. Washington 
PART V: YOUNG AFRICAN-AMERICAN ADULTS 
Chapter 20. Violence in Prison Systems: An African 
American Tragedy 467 
Jerry G. Johnson 
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Chapter 21. African-American Women with HIV/AIDS 497 
Larry Williams
Rufus Larkin
Chapter 22. Deconstructing the ¿Down Low¿: An Ecological 
Perspective on African-American Men Who Have Sex 
with Men (MSM) 521 
Dorie J. Gilbert
Larry Williams
Chapter 23. Stressors Experienced by African American 
Armed Service Personnel during the Iraq War 539 
Tony B. Lowe
June Gary Hopps
Letha A. (Lee) See
Chapter 24. Educational Resilience Among African 
American College Students Who Have Experienced 
Long Term Foster Care 565 
Sherri F. Seyfried
Judith Birgen
Kimberly A. Mann
PART VI: BEHAVIORS DURING THE MIDDLE YEARS 
AND OLD AGE 
Chapter 25. The Impact of Racism, Poverty, Educational 
Attainment, and Masculine Identity on the Efficacy 
of African American Fatherhood 587 
Janice Matthews Rasheed 
Ron Stewart 
Chapter 26. The Psychosocial Development of African 
American Kinship Caregivers of Minor Children 611 
Jacqueline Smith
Venetia Shepherd
Chapter 27. Servicing African American Seniors 
with Alzheimer¿s and their Families: A Justice-Based 
Model for Intervening 635 
June Gary Hopps
Tony B. Lowe
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Chapter 28. Young African American Grandmothers: 
A Missed Developmental Stage (Revisited) 657 
Letha A. (Lee) See
Dorcas Bowles
Mamie Darlington
PART VII: MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL 
INTERVENTIONS USEFUL TO AFRICAN AMERICANS 
Chapter 29. The Role of the Medical Dosimetrist 
in Treating African American Cancer Patients 685 
Donielle A. Johnson 
Chapter 30. Hypnotherapy: A Useful Modality for Serving 
African American and Latino Clients and Patients 713 
Marty Sapp
José B. Torres
R. L. McNeely
Chapter 31. Dying A ¿Good¿ Death, The Desire to Die, 
and Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy: Focus 
on Aged African Americans and Hispanics/Latinos 731 
Marty Sapp 
R. L. McNeelyJosé B. Torres
Chapter 32. A Postmodern Perspective on Black Suicides 
in the United States (Revisited) 753 
Martell L. Teasley 
Robert O. Washington 
Larcy D. McCarley 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

African Americans -- Psychology.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Social psychology -- United States.
Social work with African Americans.
Behavioral assessment -- United States.