ERIC Number: EJ537036
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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The Crime of Punishment: Racial and Gender Disparities in the Use of Corporal Punishment in U.S. Public Schools.
Gregory, James F.
Journal of Negro Education, v64 n4 p454-62 Fall 1995
Analysis of data from 4,692 school districts from the 1992 census of the Office for Civil Rights finds that African American boys are subjected to physical discipline in school at excessive rates, and that a black child is more than three times as likely to be hit by a teacher. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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