TITLE

Raising Strong Sons

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Essence (Time Inc.);May2003, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p108
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Addresses a parenting-related question raised by a single Afro-American mother. Role of mothers; Tools for success.
ACCESSION #
9565380

 

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