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Patriotism: A Love Story
Journal of Black Masculinities (2009)
  • Toby S Jenkins, George Mason University
Abstract

In this article, the author offers a critical examination of the concept of patriotism from the perspective of the college experience. Drawing on examples from popular culture and current campus events, the essay advances the belief that organizational critique and social activism should be embraced as strong examples of patriotism and commitment whether on campus, in a company, or in society at large. The development of conscious, critical thinkers and committed moral agents of change is an important goal of the higher education institution.

Publication Date
Fall 2009
Citation Information
Toby S Jenkins. "Patriotism: A Love Story" Journal of Black Masculinities (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/tobysjenkins/12/