ERIC Number: EJ383314
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
On the Education of Black Children in Mathematics.
Stiff, Lee V.; Harvey, William B.
Journal of Black Studies, v19 n2 p190-203 Dec 1988
Analyzes the education of Black children in mathematics. The following factors influence mathematics achievement: (1) course enrollment patterns; (2) role models and significant others; and (3) attitudes toward mathematics. The following facets of field-dependent mathematics instruction are discussed: (1) identity; (2) security; and (3) validity. (BJV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with the title "Education in the Black Community."