Sex Differences in the Educational and Occupational Goals of Black College Students

Continued Inquiry into the Black Matriarchy Theory
  • Jacqueline Fleming


One of the events that has characterized the era under consideration is the ongoing, often lively discussion on the theory of a black matriarchy. This chapter will look at the history of this discussion through the era and then present data that should be relevant to testing the viability of one aspect of the theory.


Black Woman Black Male Black Student Black Family Black College 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacqueline Fleming
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyBarnard College, and Consulting Psychologist, United Negro College FundNew YorkUSA

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