Journal of Negro Education, A Quarterly Review of Problems Incident to the Education of Negroes, 48 Numbers, 1932–1950.
Containing the Inaugural Issue, with its first article written by Carter G. Woodson, 48 Numbers of Journal of Negro Education, a quarterly edited by University of Chicago-trained Ph.D. and Black educational psychologist, Charles Henry Thompson (1895–1980). “The purpose of the Journal of Negro Education is three-fold: first, to stimulate the collection and facilitate the dissemination of facts about the education of Negroes; second, to present discussions involving critical appraisals of the proposals and practices relating to the education of Negroes; and third, to stimulate and sponsor investigations of issues incident to the education of Negroes.” (Vol. I, No. 1)
The group comprises Vol. I, Nos. 1, 3, and 4 (1932), Vol. II complete (1933); Vol. III, Nos. 1, 2, and 4 (1934); Vol. IV, Nos. 1, 3, and 4 (1935); Vol. V. complete (1936); Vol. VI, Nos. 2, 3, and 4 (1937); Vol. VII, Nos. 1, 3, and 4 (1938); Vol. VIII complete (1939); Vol. IX complete (1940); Vol. X complete (1941); Vol. XI, No. 3 (1942); Vol. XII, No. 3 (1944); Vol. XIII, No. 1 (1944); Vol. XV, Nos. 1, 2, and 4 (1946); Vol. XVI, Nos. 1 and 4 (1947), Vol. XVII, Nos. 1, 2, and 3 (1948); Vol. XVIII, No. 1 (1949); and Vol. XIX, No.3 (1950).
Each year, one issue of the Journal was designated a “Yearbook” and devoted to a single topic such as seen here: “The Courts and the Negro Separate School”; “The Health Status and Health Education of Negroes in the United States”; and “A Critical Survey of the Negro Adolescent and his Education.” Yearbooks issued during the Second World War were devoted to such topics as “Racial Minorities and the Present International Crisis”; “The American Negro in World Wars I and II”; and “World War II and Negro Higher Education.”
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Description: Journal of Negro Education, A Quarterly Review of Problems Incident to the Education of Negroes, 48 Numbers, 1932–1950.
Lancaster, Pa. and Washington, D.C.: [various], 1932–1950. 48 Numbers (individual issues). 8vos. Printed, blue wrappers; sewn. Some wear to wrappers at spines and edges to some issues; some scattered ink annotations; Overall, Very Good.