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Social Work With African American MalesHealth, Mental Health, and Social Policy$
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Waldo E. Johnson

Print publication date: 2010

Print ISBN-13: 9780195314366

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2010

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314366.001.0001

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Academic Engagement of Black Male Student Athletes

Academic Engagement of Black Male Student Athletes

Implications for Practice in Secondary and Postsecondary Schooling

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(p.147) 8 Academic Engagement of Black Male Student Athletes
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Social Work With African American Males
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Eddie Comeaux

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195314366.003.0008

Drawing from a larger project that explores racial differences in student athletes' academic integration patterns on campus, this chapter ascertains the effect of specific forms of student athlete-faculty interaction on academic achievement. Specifically, it examines selected faculty interaction measures of academic achievement as well as high school grades (grade point average [GPA]), family income and education, the type of institution (public or private), among others. The chapter focuses on Black student athletes in the revenue-producing sports of men's basketball and football.

Keywords:   African American males, student athletes, academic achievement, student athlete-faculty interaction

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