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ERIC Number: EJ464574
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-1042-8224
Empowerment: The Strengths of Black Families Revisited.
Williams, Sharon E.; Finger Wright, Dolores
Journal of Multicultural Social Work, v2 n4 p23-36 1992
Reviews the literature attesting to the strengths of African-American families and explores ways in which those strengths can be affirmed in the infrastructure of the family system. Explores a conceptualization of empowerment that involves rejecting a structural functionalist perspective in favor of a sociocultural framework. Discusses implications for social work education, practice, and policy. (KS)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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