Acting White or Acting Black: Mixed-Race Adolescents' Identity and Behavior

Although rates of interracial marriage are on the rise, we still know relatively little about the experiences of mixed-race adolescents. In this paper, we examine the identity and behavior of mixed-race (black and white) youth. We find that mixed-race youth adopt both types of behaviors, those that...

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Volume: 9
Main Author: Averett, Susan L
Ruebeck, Christopher Spiegelman
Bodenhorn, Howard
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Berkeley Electronic Press 2009
published in: The B.E. journal of economic analysis & policy Vol. 9; no. 9
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 1935-1682
EISSN: 1935-1682
Discipline: Economics
Series: The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: RePEc
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