ERIC Number: EJ362119
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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A Reexamination of the Effects of Race and Social Class on the Incidence of Marital Violence: A Search for Reliable Differences.
Lockhart, Lettie L.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v49 n3 p603-10 Aug 1987
Examined effects of race and social class in comparative study of husband-to-wife violence experienced by 307 Black and White women. Results revealed no significant differences between proportion of Black and White women victims of marital violence. Data suggest that when social class positions are controlled, Black middle class women experienced more violence than did White counterparts. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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