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ERIC Number: EJ162870
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Racial Inequality and Self-Image: Identity Maintenance as Identity Diffusion
Hunt, Janet G.; Hunt, Larry L.
Sociology and Social Research, 61, 4, 539-59, Jul 77
Exploring "interpersonal mediation" interpretations of self-image maintenance in low-status circumstances, this analysis indicates black boys hold higher levels of self-regard in terms of esteem and sex-role identification than their white counterparts but have lower senses of personal efficacy in the early (but not later) school years. (Author/JC)
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