Black Men Masculinity

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The majority of black men are not able to achieve traditional and hegemonic masculinity because instructional racism (Hatfield, E. F. 2010). The effect of the instructional racism on black man has product hyper-masculinity in black men. Black men are more willing to prove their manliness through the use of physical dominance and creativity. Black men are more likely to fight, display a lack of emotions and aggression. Addiction display of black men’s masculinity is through creativity such as speech, fashion, hairstyles and greeting (Majors, 1987). These displays of masculinity by black men functions as coping mechanism to counteract limit exist to Traditional and Hegemony masculinity (Hatfield, E. F. 2010) Stereotypes associated with black
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