ERIC Number: EJ592667
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Africentric Rites of Passage: Nurturing the Next Generation.
Hill, Paul Jr.
Reaching Today's Youth: The Community Circle of Caring Journal, v3 n1 p9-13 Fall 1998
States that a way to promote the development of African-American youth into adults is to develop positive rites of passages that are based on African heritage. Describes the origin, meaning, and significance of Africentric rites of passage, and argues that these will provide youth with a strong connection to their past and guide them confidently into their future. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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