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Education Policy, Organization and Leadership 590-BB1: Black Women Activists in Education: Home

This guide provides resources to help students in EPOL 590-BB1 find information about black women activists from earliest times to the present.


This guide provides resources to help students in EPOL 590-BB1 complete their research project on Black women activists.

  Ida B. Wells-Barnett, 1862-1931   Daisy Bates, 1914-1999 Zakiya Sankara Jabar, 1981?-

A Note About the Guide:  Information about Black women activists appears in a variety of sources. If you try something suggested in this guide and you don't find anything, don't worry! Just try another kind of source.  However, if you can't find enough information, want confirmation that you're searching the best source for the topic, or need help of any kind, feel free to visit, email, chat, or call SSHEL and talk to a librarian. 

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