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Diversity in Black Greek letter organizations : breaking the line

Author: Wendy M Laybourn; Devon Goss
Publisher: New York, NY : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
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Laybourn, Wendy.
Diversity in Black Greek letter organizations.
New York, NY : Routledge, 2018
(DLC) 2017049155
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy M Laybourn; Devon Goss
ISBN: 9781315210353 1315210355 9781351809405 1351809407 9781351809399 1351809393 9781351809382 1351809385
OCLC Number: 1020295331
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of tables; Acknowledgements; Introduction: "Why Would You Do That?": Non-Black Members of Black Fraternities and Sororities; Crossing the Line; Setting the Stage: Race and Higher Education; Why Study Non-Black BGLO Members?; Research Design and Approach; Who Are Non-Black BGLO Members?; Book Overview; Notes; References; 1. Brotherhood and Sisterhood: What Are Black Greek-Letter Organizations?; Foundations of Black Fraternal Organizations; The Beginnings of BGLOs; Contemporary BGLOs. Platforms for Racial Uplift and Activism: Then and NowNon-Blacks in BGLOs; Note; References; 2. "I'm Not Trying To Be You": Identity and Boundary Work; "It Says 'Servants of All'": Strategies for Crossing the Color-Line; "I Really Didn't Understand Racism Until I Had to See it from That Point of View": Identifying Racism; "I Didn't Just Stop at Learning African American History": Redefining Racial Identity; "First, Be a Man": Affirming Gender Identity; Conclusion; References; 3. On the Yard: Race on the College Campus; Campus Racial Climate; Shifting Racial Landscape on Campus. Going Greek: Response to a White/Non-White DivideCampus Racial Climate: Effects on BGLO Chapters; Racial Boundary Enforcement: Revealing a More Complicated Racial Landscape; Conclusion; References; 4. Branded for Life: The Impact of Membership; Building Boldness: Self-confidence and Speaking Out; On the Shoulders of Giants: The Legacy and Responsibility of Leadership; A Lifetime Commitment: Career Choices and Community Engagement; Family Matters: Bridging Racial Divides in the Family; Conclusion; Notes; References. Conclusion: "I'm Not the First, and I Won't Be the Last": Crossing the Line, Connecting the Past and PresentWhat Non-Black BGLO Members Tell Us About Race; Crossing the Line: A Paradox; References; Methodological Appendix; Interview Guide; Interview Guide --
Attitudes Towards Race Relations; Glossary; Index.
Responsibility: Wendy M. Laybourn and Devon R. Goss.

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Analyzing interview data from non-Black members of Black Greek Letter Organizations (BGLO), Laybourn and Goss reveal that there remains much to be learned about integration and crossing the Read more...

 
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