Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Sociology and Anthropology
Norman H. Hamm
The primary purpose of this thesis is to determine if different shades of Black skin color have an effect on skin color preference among Black preschool age children. More specifically, it is an investigation of the relation skin color preference has to playmate choice among preschool age Black children and how this relation is affected by age, sex and social setting.
Alexander, Charles J., "The effect of social factors on skin color preference of Black preschool age children" (1977). Student Work. 290.