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Jonathan Miller, Mark Pereira, Julian Wolfson, Melissa Laska, Toben Nelson and Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

high body mass index (BMI) predict subsequent lack of MVPA differently in African American young adults than in white young adults? Specifically, 6 variables that have previously been associated with physical activity were assessed for differences by sex and ethnicity/race: BMI has been negatively

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Ju Young Lee

this subject. Chapter 4 presents the racial-integration process by showing the S-shaped dispersion plot in professional sport teams and popular college programs for both players and managerial positions. For instance, the author draws attention to the changes in the number of African American MLB

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Khalid Ballouli

Koufax becoming the game’s first Jewish stars. The chapter further discusses the dramatic increase in African American, Latino, and Asian major players following significant steps to bring down barriers for these groups. Case studies abound, from the San Francisco Giants signing Juan Marichal out of the

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Langston Clark

of Black male faculty members who provided support for Black male graduate and undergraduate students. This program, the African American Male Research Initiative (AAMRI), was an organic and institutionally supported effort that provided social, academic, and spiritual sustenance ( Kelly, Smith

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Nicholas M. Watanabe, Grace Yan, Brian P. Soebbing and Ann Pegoraro

analyzing data from Airbnb, researchers found that individuals with distinct African American names receive 16% fewer bookings than others when controlling for other factors ( Edelman et al., 2017 ). Meanwhile, African American guests are revealed to have received significantly less positive responses from

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Leticia Oseguera, Dan Merson, C. Keith Harrison and Sue Rankin

; Purdy, Eitzen, & Hufnagel, 1982 ) . Most of the previous research had focused on African American men athletes, in Division I, revenue-generating sports. This line of research primarily indicates that athletic participation negatively affects students’ academic performance ( Benson, 2000 ; Edwards

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Miranda Brunett and René Revis Shingles

spoke Spanish, and 93.3% had some CC training 417 patients who speak Hebrew (56.4% women, 38.1% men, and 5.5% unknown) and 90 physicians (27.8% women, 71.1% men, and 1.1% unknown) in outpatient clinic in Israel 26 PCPs (mean age = 43.6 y, 42% white, 27% African American 31% other, and 65% female) from

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Aquasia A. Shaw, Merry Moiseichik, Heather Blunt-Vinti and Sarah Stokowski

-athletes do not benefit equally from their interactions with faculty ( Comeaux & Harrison, 2007 ). Research documented how African American male athletes felt they had to prove they were worthy of attending college, strived to invalidate existing stereotypes of their academic inability ( Martin, Harrison

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Rachel Allison

3) in order to retain variation in perceptions of college’s effects on skills. 2 Independent Variables In response to the question, “How do you describe yourself?” participants selected White, African-American, or Other. This is the most fine-grained measure of race available in GOALS data. As only

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Stanley Thangaraj

“racial formations” ( Omi & Winnant, 1994 ). The scandal disrupted the complexity of multi-racial identity with racialized discourses that positioned Asian-ness against African American identities—as both neatly coherent, contained, and decipherable entities. To consolidate racial difference and create