ERIC Number: EJ616124
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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African American Mothers of Academically Successful Sons: Familial Influences and Implications for Social Work.
Greif, Geoffrey L.; Hrabowski, Freeman A.; Maton, Kenneth I.
Children & Schools, v22 n4 p232-45 Oct 2000
Focuses on seven African American mothers' early experiences that are part of larger study of mothers of academically successful sons. The study gathered information on the beliefs mothers received from their families as well as messages about education and gender roles. These mothers were raised in homes that emphasized values of hard work, responsibility, and the importance of education. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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