Boyz 2 Men: Responsible Empowerment for Inner-City Adolescent Males

March 1st, 2007 | RESEARCH

This article describes Boyz 2 Men, a product of the Educational Alliance's Project Try. This program targets inner city men and promotes positive expressions of self and responsibility in the treatment of others. Addressing pervasive sexist and homophobic expressions and attitudes can help free young men for fuller self-expression, though the process is never easy.


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Jon Gilgoff, Author, Youth Justice Institute


Publication: Afterschool Matters
Volume: 6
Page(s): 35

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Access and Inclusion: Black | African American Communities | Ethnic | Racial | Urban
Audience: Educators | Teachers | Museum | ISE Professionals | Youth | Teen (up to 17)
Discipline: Education and learning science
Resource Type: Peer-reviewed article | Research Products
Environment Type: Afterschool Programs | Public Programs