Spurgeon, S. L., & Myers, J. E. (2010). African American Males: Relationships Among Racial Identity, College Type, and Wellness. Journal of Black Studies, 40(4), 527-543.
A total of 203 African American male junior and senior college students participated in a study to determine the relationships among components of racial identity and Wellness. Differences were found between students attending predominantly White institutions (PWIs) and historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) on internalization racial identity attitudes, physical self-wellness, and social self-wellness. No relationships were found between racial identity and Wellness. Implications for counseling and research are discussed.
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