ERIC Number: EJ298870
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Solace, Self-Esteen, and Solidarity: The Role of Afro-American Folklore in the Education and Acculturation of Black Americans.
Green, Barbara L.
Texas Tech Journal of Education, v11 n1 p91-98 Win 1984
Folklore played an important part in the acculturation of Black Americans. Folksongs, worksongs, spirituals, and proverbs promoted racial solidarity, expressed thoughts, and served as educational and social tools. (DF)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
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