Does School Racial Composition Explain Why High Income Black Youth Perceive More Discrimination? A Gender Analysis

@article{Assari2018DoesSR,
  title={Does School Racial Composition Explain Why High Income Black Youth Perceive More Discrimination? A Gender Analysis},
  author={S. Assari},
  journal={Brain Sciences},
  year={2018},
  volume={8}
}
  • S. Assari
  • Published 2018
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Brain Sciences
  • Recent research has documented poor mental health among high socioeconomic status (SES) Blacks, particularly African American males. The literature has also shown a positive link between SES and perceived discrimination, suggesting that perceived discrimination may explain why high SES Black males report poor mental health. To better understand the role of contextual factors in explaining this pattern, we aimed to test whether school racial composition explains why high income Black youth… CONTINUE READING
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