The Resource The Cultural Matrix : Understanding Black Youth, edited by Orlando Patterson

The Cultural Matrix : Understanding Black Youth, edited by Orlando Patterson

Label
The Cultural Matrix : Understanding Black Youth
Title
The Cultural Matrix
Title remainder
Understanding Black Youth
Statement of responsibility
edited by Orlando Patterson
Contributor
Editor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The Cultural Matrix seeks to unravel an American paradox: the socioeconomic crisis and social isolation of disadvantaged black youth, on the one hand, and their extraordinary integration and prominence in popular culture on the other. This interdisciplinary work explains how a complex matrix of cultures influences black youth
Biographical or historical data
Orlando Patterson is John Cowles Professor of Sociology at Harvard University; Ethan Fosse is a doctoral student in Sociology at Harvard University; Alexandra A. Killewald is Assistant Professor of Sociology at Harvard University; Robert J. Sampson is Professor and Chair of Sociology at Harvard University; Tommie Shelby is Professor of African and African American Studies and of Philosophy at Harvard University; Sudhir Alladi Venkatesh is Professor of Sociology and African-American Studies at Columbia University.
Cataloging source
IN-ChSCO
Government publication
other
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.C978 2015
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Patterson, Orlando
  • De Gruyter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American youth
  • African American youth
  • African American youth
  • African American youth
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology, other
  • Sociology
  • Social Science
  • Social Science
  • Sozialwissenschaften, Soziologie, Anthropologie
Target audience
specialized
Label
The Cultural Matrix : Understanding Black Youth, edited by Orlando Patterson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. Hip-Hop’s Irrepressible Refashionability: Phases in the Cultural Production of Black Youth
  • Part III: The Interaction of Cultural and Social Processes in Inner-City Neighborhoods
  • 5. Continuity and Change in Neighborhood Culture: Toward a Structurally Embedded Theory of Social Altruism and Moral Cynicism
  • 6. “I Do Me”: Young Black Men and the Struggle to Resist the Street
  • 7. More Than Just Black: Cultural Perils and Opportunities in Inner-City Neighborhoods
  • 8. The Role of Religious and Social Organizations in the Lives of Disadvantaged Youth
  • Part IV: The Cultural Structuring of Conflict and Differences within and between Genders
  • 9. Keeping Up the Front: How Disadvantaged Black Youths Avoid Street Violence in the Inner City
  • 10. What about the Day After? Youth Culture in the Era of “Law and Order”
  • 11. Culture, Inequality, and Gender Relations among Urban Black Youth
  • Frontmatter
  • Part V: Cultural, Social, and Moral Trials
  • 12. Effects of Affluent Suburban Schooling: Learning Skilled Ways of Interacting with Educational Gatekeepers
  • 13. “Try On the Outfit and Just See How It Works”: The Psychocultural Responses of Disconnected Youth to Work
  • 14. Stepping Up or Stepping Back: Highly Disadvantaged Parents’ Responses to the Building Strong Families Program
  • 15. Beyond BA Blinders: Cultural Impediments to College Success
  • 16. Liberalism, Self-Respect, and Troubling Cultural Patterns in Ghettos
  • Notes
  • References
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Overview
  • 1. The Nature and Dynamics of Cultural Processes
  • 2. The Social and Cultural Matrix of Black Youth
  • Part II: Black Youth Cultures across the Nation
  • 3. The Values and Beliefs of Disconnected Black Youth
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674736085
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674736085
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (DE-B1597)427421
  • (OCoLC)1032679510
  • (OCoLC)1046607215
  • (OCoLC)979576279
  • (DE-B1597)9780674736085
Label
The Cultural Matrix : Understanding Black Youth, edited by Orlando Patterson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 4. Hip-Hop’s Irrepressible Refashionability: Phases in the Cultural Production of Black Youth
  • Part III: The Interaction of Cultural and Social Processes in Inner-City Neighborhoods
  • 5. Continuity and Change in Neighborhood Culture: Toward a Structurally Embedded Theory of Social Altruism and Moral Cynicism
  • 6. “I Do Me”: Young Black Men and the Struggle to Resist the Street
  • 7. More Than Just Black: Cultural Perils and Opportunities in Inner-City Neighborhoods
  • 8. The Role of Religious and Social Organizations in the Lives of Disadvantaged Youth
  • Part IV: The Cultural Structuring of Conflict and Differences within and between Genders
  • 9. Keeping Up the Front: How Disadvantaged Black Youths Avoid Street Violence in the Inner City
  • 10. What about the Day After? Youth Culture in the Era of “Law and Order”
  • 11. Culture, Inequality, and Gender Relations among Urban Black Youth
  • Frontmatter
  • Part V: Cultural, Social, and Moral Trials
  • 12. Effects of Affluent Suburban Schooling: Learning Skilled Ways of Interacting with Educational Gatekeepers
  • 13. “Try On the Outfit and Just See How It Works”: The Psychocultural Responses of Disconnected Youth to Work
  • 14. Stepping Up or Stepping Back: Highly Disadvantaged Parents’ Responses to the Building Strong Families Program
  • 15. Beyond BA Blinders: Cultural Impediments to College Success
  • 16. Liberalism, Self-Respect, and Troubling Cultural Patterns in Ghettos
  • Notes
  • References
  • Contributors
  • Index
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Overview
  • 1. The Nature and Dynamics of Cultural Processes
  • 2. The Social and Cultural Matrix of Black Youth
  • Part II: Black Youth Cultures across the Nation
  • 3. The Values and Beliefs of Disconnected Black Youth
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674736085
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.4159/harvard.9780674736085
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (DE-B1597)427421
  • (OCoLC)1032679510
  • (OCoLC)1046607215
  • (OCoLC)979576279
  • (DE-B1597)9780674736085

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