The Mis-education of the Negro

Front Cover, 1933 - African Americans - 207 pages
21 Reviews
Woodson's classic work of criticism explores how the education received by blacks has failed to give them an appreciation of themselves as a race and their contributions to history. Woodson puts forward a program that calls for the educated to learn about their past and serve the black community. (Education/Teaching)

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
4 stars
3 stars
2 stars
1 star

Review: The Miseducation of the Negro

User Review  - Camara - Goodreads

such an important book for everyone interested in education to read. Read full review

Review: The Miseducation of the Negro

User Review  - Jamala - Goodreads

Brief and influential. Putting into context when this book was written, still leans toward the same principles of education for black americans today. Read full review

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information