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ERIC Number: EJ294249
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Going Up for the Oppressed: The Career Mobility of Black Women Community Workers.
Gilkes, Cheryl Townsend
Journal of Social Issues, v39 n3 p115-39 1983
Explores careers of 23 Black professional women involved in social change programs in urban Black communities. Discusses conflict between dominant culture professionalism and goals of social change, and difficulties in predicting behavior of the Black middle class with reference to combined effects of race and class or "nation-class" consciousness. (Author/ML)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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