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Black Rage by William H. Grier
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Black Rage (1968)

by William H. Grier, Price M. Cobbs

Other authors: Fred R. Harris (Foreword)

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A difficult, but worthy, read. Much bias in the information, but also good solid information. ( )
  shdawson | May 5, 2015 |
The slave experience in America has profoundly influenced Black life through to the current day. ( )
  allwebdeals | Jun 21, 2008 |
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William H. Grierprimary authorall editionscalculated
Cobbs, Price M.main authorall editionsconfirmed
Harris, Fred R.Forewordsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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The first book to examine the full range of black life from the vantage point of psychiatry, this widely acclaimed work has established itself as the classic statement of the desperation, conflicts, and anger of black life in America today. Black Rage tells of the insidious effects of the heritage of slavery; describes love, marriage, and the family; addresses the sexual myths and fears of blacks and whites; chronicles how the schools fail the black child; examines mental illness among black people and the psychic stresses engendered by discrimination; and, finally, focuses on the miasma of racial hatred that envelops this country, why it exists, and what will surely happen if it is not soon dispelled.

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