Nurturing the Black adolescent male in the family context
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Published by College of Social Work, the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Social work with African Americans -- Congresses.,
  • Social work with teenagers -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • African American teenage boys -- Services for -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsAbramczyk, Lois, 1942-, Ross, Jean W. 1937-, University of South Carolina. College of Social Work., University of South Carolina. Center for Child and Family Studies.
LC ClassificationsHV3181 .N87 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination59 p. ;
Number of Pages59
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1362078M
LC Control Number92622811

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