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ERIC Number: EJ120250
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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The Black Family Is Not a Matriarchal Family Form
McNair, Charles L.
Negro Educational Review, 26, 2&3, 93-100, Apr-Jul 75
Argues that in most black families, whether low income or not, both spouses share decision making and the performance of expected tasks: national data show that over 70 percent of the heads of black families are males, and that the husband's earnings surpass the wife's in most low income black families. (Author/JM)
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