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Author Winters, Wendy Glasgow.

Title African American mothers and urban schools : the power of participation / Wendy Glasgow Winters.

Published New York : Lexington Books ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1993]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Store  Q41773    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxi, 136 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130) and index.
Summary "Professor Winters, while challenging stereotypes about the capacity of the poor to change and grow, certainly does not gloss over the major barriers. . . .Winters' book is a testament to the strength, the willpower, and the indomitable courage of these African-American women, who by participating actively to improve their children's education, stretched themselves to achieve new goals. . . ". -- Jewelle Taylor Gibbs, University of California, Berkeley; Author, Young, Black and Male in America.
Subject Education -- Parent participation -- United States.
African American women.
Education, Urban -- United States.
ISBN 0669282014