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Orlando Patterson Discusses "The Cultural Matrix: Understanding Black Youth"

Image Courtesy: Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards
Image Courtesy: Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards

Sociologist Orlando Patterson goes beyond grim statistics to understand black youth in the work he edited, The Cultural Matrix.  He is the recipient of the 2016 Anisfield-Wolf  Lifetime Achievement Award.  The awards are given for works that  further our understanding of racism, and our appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures.

Orlando Patterson, 2016 Anisfield-Wolf Lifetime Achievement Recipient, Sociologist  



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