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ERIC Number: EJ533149
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1042-8224
Understanding African American Discipline Styles: Suggestions for Effective Social Work Intervention.
Denby, Ramona; Alford, Keith
Journal of Multicultural Social Work, v4 n3 p81-98 1996
A study examining discipline styles among five midwestern African American families from various socioeconomic backgrounds revealed the interpersonal, social, and cultural aspects of discipline in African American families. Offers social work intervention strategies that reinforce alternative discipline styles and recognize parents' need to teach children to function in both their own and the racist dominant culture. Contains 35 references. (LP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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