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ERIC Number: EJ120215
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1975
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A Religious Factor in Secular Achievement Among Blacks: The Case of Catholicism
Hunt, Larry L.; Hunt, Janet G.
Social Forces, 53, 4, 595-605, Jun 75
Research on a sample of urban black adolescents sought to discover Protestant-Catholic differences in attitudes toward achievement and black identity; the results are interpreted as suggesting that a distinctive secular orientation exists among black Catholics, combining higher educational and occupational aspirations and an attenuation of black identity. (Author/JM)
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Identifiers - Location: Maryland (Baltimore)