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Black women in the field

experiences understanding ourselves and others through qualitative research

by Gretchen Givens Generett

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Published by Hampton Press in Cresskill, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African American women college teachers.,
  • African American women -- Race identity.,
  • Qualitative research.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    StatementGretchen Givens Generett, Rhonda Baynes Jeffries.
    SeriesUnderstanding education and policy
    ContributionsJeffries, Rhonda B. 1965-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC2781.5 .G58 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22626681M
    ISBN 101572734843, 1572734841

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