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ERIC Number: EJ609193
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0197-4327
Centricity and the Mentoring Experience in Academia: An Africentric Mentoring Program.
Harris, Felicia
Western Journal of Black Studies, v23 n4 p229-35 Win 1999
Examined centricity combined with Africentricity in mentoring experiences among African American students. Discusses Africentric and Eurocentric philosophies; utilizes the Mentoring Model and African principles of Nguzo Saba to develop an Africentric mentoring paradigm; examines the paradigm's role in supporting African American college students; and notes institutionalized and community based organizations that provide opportunities for Africentric mentoring in academia. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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