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ERIC Number: EJ480486
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2984
Destructive Denial: A Century of Education in a Southern Town.
Nix, Mary
Journal of Negro Education, v62 n4 p405-08 Fall 1993
Summarizes the history of education in a rural, primarily African-American town in North Carolina as one of denial used as a coping mechanism for disappointment. Denial of real problems by blacks and whites has contributed to the town's weakened sense of community and its lack of a local school. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: North Carolina