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ERIC Number: EJ438649
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0147-1740
The Extended African American Family: A Pragmatic Strategy That Blunts the Blade of Injustice.
Ford, Donna Yvette; And Others
Urban League Review, v14 n2 p71-83 Win 1990-91
Considers the extended African-American family, beginning with a historical perspective of the nuclear family and other family arrangements. The importance of the group rather than the individual for African-American culture is explored. Analyses of the function of the extended family indicate its role in adaptation and survival. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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