The Mis education of the Negro

First published serially in 1903, "The Mis-Education of the Negro" is Dr. Carter G. Woodson's thesis regarding the education, or lack thereof, of African Americans in the early part of the 20th century.

The Mis education of the Negro

The Mis education of the Negro

Woodson's classic work of criticism explores how the education received by blacks has failed to give them an appreciation of themselves as a race and their contributions to history. Woodson puts forward a program that calls for the educated to learn about their past and serve the black community. (Education/Teaching)

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The Mis-Education of the Negro
Language: en
Pages: 106
Authors: Carter Godwin Woodson
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-23 - Publisher:

The thesis of Dr. Woodson's book is that African-Americans of his day were being culturally indoctrinated, rather than taught, in American schools. This conditioning, he claims, causes African-Americans to become dependent and to seek out inferior places in the greater society of which they are a part. He challenges his
The Mis-education of the Negro
Language: en
Pages: 207
Authors: Carter Godwin Woodson
Categories: African Americans
Type: BOOK - Published: 1933 - Publisher: ReadaClassic.com

Woodson's classic work of criticism explores how the education received by blacks has failed to give them an appreciation of themselves as a race and their contributions to history. Woodson puts forward a program that calls for the educated to learn about their past and serve the black community. (Education/Teaching)
The Mis-Education of the Negro
Language: en
Pages: 129
Authors: Carter G. Woodson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-01 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

The Mis-Education of the Negro is one of the most important books on education ever written. Carter G. Woodson shows us the weakness of Euro-centric based curriculums that fail to include African American history and culture. This system mis-educates the African American student, failing to prepare them for success and
The Mis-Education of the Negro
Language: en
Pages: 101
Authors: Carter Woodson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-02 - Publisher:

"If you can control a man's thinking you do not have to worry about his action. When you determine what a man shall think you do not have to concern yourself about what he will do. If you make a man feel that he is inferior, you do not have
The MIS-Education of the Negro and the Education of the Negro
Language: en
Pages: 310
Authors: Carter G. Woodson
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-06 - Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

The Mis-Education of the Negro and The Education of the Negro

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