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By Tamara L. Brown,Gregory S. Parks,Clarenda M. Phillips,Gloria Harper Dickinson,Craig L. Torbenson,Jessica Harris,Said Sewell,Anne S. Butler,William H. Harris,Michael H. Washington,Cheryl L. Nuñez,Andre McKenzie,Robert L., Jr. Harris,Crystal Renee Chambers,

The first African American fraternities and sororities have been proven on the flip of the 20th century to motivate management, racial satisfaction, and educational excellence between black students confronting the legacy of slavery and the indignities of Jim Crow segregation. With a powerful presence that endures on modern day campuses, African American fraternities and sororities declare mythical artists, politicians, theologians, inventors, intellectuals, educators, civil rights leaders, and athletes of their ranks.

In this moment version of African American Fraternities and Sororities: The Legacy and the Vision, editors Tamara L. Brown, Gregory S. Parks, and Clarenda M. Phillips have additional new chapters that tackle concerns comparable to the position of Christian values in black Greek-letter corporations and the endurance of hazing. delivering an outline of the historic, cultural, political, and social conditions that experience formed those teams, African American Fraternities and Sororities explores the profound contributions that black Greek-letter firms and their contributors have made to America.

New within the moment edition:• exam of the connection among Christian values and organizational identification• research of hazing rituals• Survey of educational functionality in black Greek-letter enterprises• Discourse on notions of masculinity in black Greek-letter agencies• bills of the pro lives of black Greek luminaries

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