This was an excellent book that gave an unembellished look at generational poverty of the urban underclass poverty, fear, drugs, illiteracy, violence, prostitution, exasperation, neglect, detention, abuse, and resentment plague the life of rosa lee. Get this from a library rosa lee : a mother and her family in urban america [leon dash] -- for four years, reporter leon dash followed the lives of rosa lee cunningham, her eight children, and five of her grandchildren, in an effort to capture the stark reality of life in the growing black. Yet for all of americas efforts, rosa lee and millions like her remain trapped in a cycle of poverty characterized by illiteracy, teenage pregnancy, drugs, and violent crimedash brings us into her life and the lives of her family members offering a human drama that statistics can only refer to. The author explores the world of this urban underclass through the eyes of rosa lee, a 52-year-old longtime heroin addict with a long arrest record, the mother of 8 children and the grandmother of over 30 grandchildren. Rosa lee case study and treatment recommendations 3 are from the individual report of lee, family members, her criminal records and also medical records psychosocial history rosa lee cunningham was one of the eleven children of rosetta who was her mother and his father earl wright who died when rosa was a small kid.
Case study and treatment recommendations (the information should be obtained from the book, rosa lee: a mother and her family in urban america, but written in a clinical style you do not need to cite when you are using information from this book, but you do need to use citations when using information from any other source. Reason for assessment: rosa lee cunningham is a 52 year old african american women with an addiction of heroin rosa lee grew up in poverty her mother and father were sharecroppers who had migrated to the city rosa lee had eight children, six boys and two girls she was 14 years old when she had. Dash accompanied rosa lee to methadone clinics, emergency rooms, funerals, and court hearings the result is a glimpse into a strange and horrifying netherworld where poverty, illiteracy, and behavior destructive to self and society are passed on from one generation to the next. The case of rosa lee essay sample rosa lee cunningham is a 52 year old african-american single mother of eight, who is a long time heroin addict, and has an extensive criminal record of her eight children six of them have followed her in her life of addiction and crime.
Introduction rosa lee cunningham was born in 1936 a time when the world was in turmoil and on the brink of world war ll this as also following a great economic depression in the united states. Due in 2 days benchmark- case study: plaafp and annual goals details: read the case study to inform the assignment that follows case study: ana 9th grade, age 14 background information ana's mother, who became pregnant while in high school, is a single parent who completed her ged after ana's birth. Rosa lee's story: the series cousins she didn't know -- and told them about my study of rosa lee and her family frustrated at the slow pace in the case, rosa lee is grateful for a reason.
Race, gender, and southern justice: the rosa lee ingram case created date: 20160731132406z. The case study of rosa lee: a mother and her family in urban america this is a comprehensive project the expectation is that you will be able to show a working understanding of the course material. Essay case study 6 advanced pathophysiology case study 6 case study 6 scenario: john is a 4 year-old boy who was admitted for chemotherapy following diagnosis of acute lymphoblastic leukemia (all. The rosa lee story rosa lee gave dash full access to her and her family life for four years, because she thought someone could learn from it rosa was born in washington and was living a low class life, and often looked down up on for it.
Rosa lee's life story spans a half century of hardship in the slums and housing projects of southeast washington, a stone's throw from the marble halls and civic monuments of the world's most prosperous nation. Abstract this paper provides a case study of one rosa lee cunningahm, a 56 year old african american female that is addicted to heroin the case study information is given from information provided in the book rosa lee: a mother and her children in urban america by leon dash. Clip: rosa lee: a mother and her family report profane or abusive content transcript type filter by speaker search this transcript this transcript was compiled from uncorrected closed. Reporting on the interrelationships of poverty, racism, crime, illiteracy, and drug use, reporter leon dash spent four years getting to know rosalee cunningham of washington, dc, a thief, former prostitute and drug addict, and the mother of eight children. Rosa lee cunningham is a 54-year-old african american woman who is of average height and has a slim body rose lee has a husband but has lived with him for over forty years she has eight adult children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
For four years, reporter leon dash followed the lives of rosa lee cunningham, her eight children, and five of her grandchildren, in an effort to capture the stark reality of life in the growing black underclass. Rosa lee cunningham is a black american woman who has lived a pathetic life being a victim of extreme poverty, child abuse and deprivation of love and nurturance from her mother the traumatic experiences in her life has led to her addiction to a lifestyle that further degrades her as a person. The teachers in rosa lee`s class did not care what their students did or if they would study or not they would just stand in the hallway and talk to other teachers in my opinion, everyone should be able to receive a good education.
Of rosa lee or one of her family members, using the case study template below the information should be obtained from the book, rosa lee: a mother and her family in urban america, but written in a clinical style. Sheive was helped by richard brummel in organizing the case after his own case against the hazzard county squirrel slam, a fundraiser put on by the holley fire department, was shot down.
You are asked to read rosa lee: a mother and her family in urban america you will be required to complete a thorough assessment of rosa lee or one of her family members, using the case study template below. Case study – rosa lee cunningham michael j rogers liberty university case study – rosa lee cunningham name: rosa lee cunningham age: born october 7, 1936 – age 54 at time of interview dates of interviews: various through 1990 evaluator: michael rogers reason for assessment: rosa lee is a 54-year old african american female. Case study of rosa lee please make sure paper is an original apa style format only must have at least 12 pages attachments: case_study_and_treatment_recommendationsdocx answer submitted by prof eliud p on sun, 2016-10-09 06:00 teacher rated 313 times 477636 purchased one time. Rosa lee case study case study and treatment recommendations this is a comprehensive project the expectation is that you will be able to show a working understanding of the course material.