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ERIC Number: EJ106809
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1974
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Father Absence and its Apparent Effect on the Reading Achievement of Black Children From Low Income Families
Sciara, Frank J.; Jantz, Richard K.
Journal of Negro Education, 43, 2, 221-227, Spr 74
In a study of 1073 black fourth graders from a low income area in a large metropolitan area, those from father present homes achieved a significantly higher reading achievement score than those coming from father absent homes. Limitations of the research and implications for future research are discussed. (EH)
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