Originality/value of chapter – Previous analyses of families headed by low-income Black women have often taken a negative, if not judgmental, approach. This analysis takes a different approach. In addition to exploring the structural and historical origins of families headed by low-income Black women, it highlights the strengths born out of the cultural practices and traditions of the Black community and family.
Dickerson, B.J., Parham-Payne, W. and Dwan Everette, T. (2012), "Single Mothering in Poverty: Black Feminist Considerations", Texler Segal, M., Ngan-Ling Chow, E. and Demos, V. (Ed.) Social Production and Reproduction at the Interface of Public and Private Spheres (Advances in Gender Research, Vol. 16), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 91-111. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1529-2126(2012)0000016008Download as .RIS
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