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ERIC Number: EJ439826
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
Bricks without Straw: Missionary-Sponsored Black Higher Education in the Post-Emancipation Era.
Brazzell, Johnetta Cross
Journal of Higher Education, v63 n1 p26-49 Jan-Feb 1992
The history of Spelman Seminary (Georgia) for African-American females is reviewed as an example of education as an instrument of socialization for southern women to their prescribed roles. The discussion covers the missionary role, Georgia in the 1880s, the institutional mission, school founding, debate over classical versus industrial roles of education, the curriculum, and faculty. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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