ERIC Number: EJ522620
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Understanding the Empowerment Process: Does Consciousness Make a Difference?
Gutierrez, Lorraine M.
Social Work Research, v19 n4 p229-37 Dec 1995
Tests the application of empowerment theory with a sample of 73 Latino undergraduate students. Results from an experiment focusing on ethnic identity and consciousness suggest a direct effect of ethnic consciousness on the cognitive aspects of political empowerment but not its behavioral aspects. (JPS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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