Swimming upstream 2 : agency and urgency in the education of Black men
- Brendaly Drayton, Dionne Rosser-Mims, Joni Schwartz, Talmadge C. Guy, editors.
- San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 
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- 109 pages ; 23 cm.
- New directions for adult and continuing education ; no. 150.
Education Library (Cubberley)
|LC2780.8 .S95 2016||Unknown|
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- The intersection of Black Lives Matter and adult education : one community college initiative / Brian Miller, Joni Schwartz
- Black men and the digital divide / Simone C.O. Conceição, Larry G. Martin
- Self-directed learning and not choosing college : a counterstory / Richard Osborne, Joni Schwartz
- Black males in black churches / Traci L. Hodges, Michael L. Rowland, E. Paulette Isaac Savage
- Adult education and spirituality : a "liberatory space" for black gay men / Lawrence Bryant, Lorenzo Bowman, E. Paulette Isaac Savage
- Academic and career advancement for black male athletes at NCAA Division I institutions / Ashley R. Baker, Billy J. Hawkins
- The brotherhood in corporate America / Tonya Harris Cornileus
- Swimming into the open / Brendaly Drayton, Dionne Rosser-Mims, Joni Schwartz, Talmadge C. Guy.
- Publisher's Summary
- This volume is the continuation of a two-part series that focuses on salient topics and issues affecting Black males as they engage in adult education and learning. Considering the historical and current effects on the way these men participate in adult education, this volume broadens the conversations around adult Black males educational experiences by utilizing academic research as well as program descriptions and personal narratives with a concern for the lived experiences. More specifically, the authors explore: * the agency of Black men in carving out pathways to success, * the programs that support these endeavors, and * the role of civil society in facilitating or inhibiting their progress. Topics covered include the digital divide, sports, professional career development, sexuality, role of religion, college as a choice, and the Black Lives Matter initiative. Practitioners will be encouraged to reflect on their own practices as they work toward engagement of Black males in learning communities. This is the 150th volume of the Jossey Bass series New Directions for Adult and Continuing Education. Noted for its depth of coverage, it explores issues of common interest to instructors, administrators, counselors, and policymakers in a broad range of education settings, such as colleges and universities, extension programs, businesses, libraries, and museums.
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- Swimming up stream two
- Agency and urgency in the education of Black men
- New directions for adult and continuing education, 1052-2891 ; number 150
- "Summer 2016."
- 9781119284062 (paperback)
- 1119284066 (paperback)
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