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Rates of Mental Illnesses, Nativity and Generational Status in the U.S.: Heterogeneity among Caribbean Born Blacks, Blacks of Caribbean Descent and U.S. Born Blacks
(Virginia Tech, 2014-04-16)
America has continued to be increasingly diverse in culture and ethnicities. As such, these diverse populations require those in health and mental health fields to adjust to the cultural differences that arise. Central to ...
Wealth and Worship: The Relationship Between Resources and Religiosity Among African Americans
(Virginia Tech, 2013-01-24)
The purpose of this project is to investigate the correlation between wealth and religion, particularly focusing on how financial prosperity influences African American religiosity. Wealth (specifically in the form of ...
A Discourse Analysis of the Centered and Critical Scholar-Activism of Martin Luther King Jr.
(Virginia Tech, 2010-11-12)
The purpose of this project is to investigate the often neglected research concerning the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his scholar-activism. This project is intended to look for evidence of intellectual ...
A 'Demonstration Plot' for Equality: A Qualitative Analysis of Clarence Jordan and Koinonia Farm
(Virginia Tech, 2016-06-20)
The purpose of this study is to explore the biography of a white, Southern Baptist-reared Clarence Jordan and his goals in the creation of Koinonia Farm. This thesis explicitly evaluates these motives through the examination ...
Predictors of Drug Treatment Completion Among Black Women: A Black Feminist Intersectionality Approach
(Virginia Tech, 2010-10-10)
ABSRACT This study used a national sample of substance abuse treatment centers to analyze predictors of drug treatment completion among a sample of black women compared to white women, white men, and black men. Data are ...