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ERIC Number: EJ396134
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Paradoxes in Black Economic Progress: Incomes, Families, and the Underclass.
Mincy, Ronald B.
Journal of Negro Education, v58 n3 p255-69 Sum 1989
Reviews trends in Black economic progress and compares data for Black and White families. Describes how structural changes in families and income inequalities are symptoms of a growing Black underclass. Calls for policies to reduce joblessness among underclass men and increase child support by absentee fathers. (MW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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Language: English
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Note: Special issue with the title "Shaping the Urban Future: People and Places, Problems and Potentials"; paper presented at the Twenty-First Anniversary Convocation of the National Urban Coalition, Washington, DC, May 1988.