Journal of Career Development

, Volume 23, Issue 4, pp 295–304 | Cite as

Sex differences in the career development of urban African American adolescents

  • Chris Brown
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Social Psychology Social Issue Career Development African American Adolescent Urban African American Adolescent 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Chris Brown
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  1. 1.Department of Counseling Psychology and Counselor EducationUniversity of Missouri-Kansas CityKansas City

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