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ERIC Number: EJ191747
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Self-Esteem and Achievement of Black and White Adolescents.
Simmons, Roberta G.; And Others
Social Problems, v26 n1 p86-96 Oct 1978, Oct78
Findings indicate that (1) Black children have higher self-esteem than Whites; (2) girls of both races have lower self-esteem than boys; (3) Black children from broken homes have lower self-esteem in desegregated schools; and (4) Black children in segregated schools receive higher marks, but do not do as well on national tests as do their desegregated peers. (Author/WI)
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Language: English
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