ERIC Number: EJ200439
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Northern Foundations and the Shaping of Southern Black Rural Education, 1902-1935.
Anderson, James D.
History of Education Quarterly, v18 n4 p371-96 Win 1978
Follows the educational awakening which stirred the American South from 1900-1920 and assesses the effects of northern philanthropists' interests in Black rural education. Suggests that the philanthropists' policies and programs were designed primarily to contribute to an economically efficient and politically stable Sourthern agricultural economy by training efficient and contented Black laborers.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
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