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Matine Spence's research focuses on the history of race in the late 19th and early 20th century US, particularly as it relates to social work and adoption.

Publications:

“Whose Stereotypes and Racial Myths? The National Urban League and the 1950s Roots of Color-Blind Adoption Policy,” in Women, Gender and Families of Color, 1.2 (2013): 143-179