ERIC Number: EJ536977
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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Bosom Biscuits: A Study of African American Intergenerational Communication.
Daniel, Jack L.; Effinger, Marta, J.
Journal of Black Studies, v27 n2 p183-200 Nov 1996
Documents the contents and sources of nurturing advice that primary caregivers provided to a group of African American faculty members and administrators located at an urban university campus. Responses from 31 subjects reveal primary caregivers, mostly mothers, stressed getting a good education, engaging in hard work, and behaving morally. Racism, poverty, and sexism were perceived by the subjects as obstacles to success. (GR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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