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Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls Childhood

Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality


A new study from Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality found that adults view black girls as less innocent and less in need of protection than white girls, especially in the age range of 5-14.



North America - United States

Year Language

2017 English

Category Type

Multimedia Documentary


Behaviour, Discrimination, Education, Infancy, Measures, Protection, Statistics


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