(Re)Teaching Trayvon

Education for Racial Justice and Human Freedom

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ISBN: 978-94-6209-785-8 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

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      Pages 1-4

      Introduction

  2. Portrayals and Betrayals of the Black Male Body

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

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      Pages 7-9

      The Understanding

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      Pages 11-23

      Blackness Enclosed

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      Chapter

      Pages 25-41

      “Looking-Like Trayvon”

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-54

      What Suspicious Looks Like

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      Chapter

      Pages 55-63

      From Tre Styles to Trayvon Martin

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      Chapter

      Pages 65-75

      Damaging Glances in Education

  3. Trayvon’s Demise as a Function of Endemic Racism

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 77-77

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      Chapter

      Pages 79-79

      A Statement Concerning Concern

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      Chapter

      Pages 81-94

      The Man in the Mirror

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-108

      No Justice in a White Man’s Land

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      Pages 109-114

      Reflections on Trayvon Martin

  4. Pedagogical Approaches to Combating Racism and (Re)Teaching Trayvon

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Chapter

      Pages 117-117

      Trayvon’s Closing Statement

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      Chapter

      Pages 119-132

      “Boxed in” Black

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      Chapter

      Pages 133-141

      Rotten to its Core

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      Chapter

      Pages 143-161

      An Untold Story of Two Races and the Criminal Justice System

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      Chapter

      Pages 163-185

      What if we all Wore Hoodies?

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      Chapter

      Pages 187-194

      Beyond Hoodies and Hashtags

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      Chapter

      Pages 195-197

      Conclusion

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 199-204