This is a ground breaking and long overdue book that proposes a variety of innovative and practical strategies to address relevant issues for African American men in micro-practice approaches, such as individual, couple, family, and group treatment issues as well as macropractice approaches, such as policy formulation, program development, and community practice. This well documented book is informed by the authors’ years of qualitative research and their considerable years of clinical experience with African American men.
Chapter 3: The Adult Life Cycle of African American Men
For the Black man attaining any portion of manhood is an active process. He must penetrate barriers and overcome opposition in order to assume a masculine position. … Throughout his life, at each critical point of development, the ...