Excerpt: Going beyond the theory that black males owe their academic success to grit and resilience
This is an excerpt from Charles Cole III’s self-published dissertation Beyond Grit & Resilience: How Black Men Impacted by the Crack Epidemic Succeeded Against the Odds and Obtained Doctoral Degrees. It’s been lightly edited. Research on Black males over the past decade has created a pervasive set of ideas that Black men are a difficult...
By Charles Cole III | October 28, 2019