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The Resource Minorities in higher education, edited by Manuel J. Justiz, Reginald Wilson, and Lars G. Björk

Minorities in higher education, edited by Manuel J. Justiz, Reginald Wilson, and Lars G. Björk

Label
Minorities in higher education
Title
Minorities in higher education
Statement of responsibility
edited by Manuel J. Justiz, Reginald Wilson, and Lars G. Björk
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Minorities in Higher Education is a candid discussion of the issues associated with the transformation of American society and minority participation in higher education. The book is a major contribution to the national debate on how to expand minority participation in higher education and in the social, economic, and political life of the nation."--Jacket
  • "Minorities in Higher Education is a candid discussion of the issues associated with the transformation of American society and minority participation in higher education. The book is a major contribution to the national debate on how to expand minority participation in higher education and in the social, economic, and political life of the nation."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
378.1/9829/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LC3731
LC item number
.M5575 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Justiz, Manuel J
  • Wilson, Reginald
  • Bjork, Lars G
Series statement
American Council on Education series on higher education
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • Minority college students
  • Höheres Bildungswesen
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Chancengleichheit
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • USA
Label
Minorities in higher education, edited by Manuel J. Justiz, Reginald Wilson, and Lars G. Björk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demographic trends and the challenges to American higher education / Manuel Justiz -- Three realities: minority life in the United States: the struggle for economic equity / Don M. Blandin -- Educational equity and the problem of assessment / Alexander W. Astin -- Minorities and the new information technologies: barriers and opportunities / Paul Resta -- Financial aid strategies for improving minority student participation in higher education / Arthur Hauptman and Patricia Smith -- Funding doctoral studies for minorities / Sara Meléndez -- Clearing the pathway: improving opportunities for minority students to transfer / Laura I. Rendón and Amaury Nora -- The transfer function: building curricular roadways across and among higher education institutions / Alison R. Bernstein and Judith S. Eaton -- Hispanic student achievement / Richard Durán -- Progress of Hispanics in American higher education / Alfredo de los Santos Jr. and Anthony Rigual -- The participation of African Americans in American higher education / Reginald Wilson -- Maintaining the competitive tradition / N. Joyce Payne -- Higher education Issues in Native American communities / Clara Sue Kidwell -- Higher education issues in the Asian American community / Bob H. Suzuki -- Assessment in higher education and the preparation of minority teachers / Manuel Justiz and Marilyn Kameen -- Minorities in graduate education: a need to regain lost momentum / Mark Clark and Hector Garza -- The impasse on faculty diversity in higher education: a national agenda / Shirley Vining Brown -- Equilty in higher education: the state role / Patrick M. Callan -- An optimistic sense of possibility / Frank Newman
Control code
30353697
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 385 pages
Isbn
9780897748179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94011397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1610922
Label
Minorities in higher education, edited by Manuel J. Justiz, Reginald Wilson, and Lars G. Björk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Demographic trends and the challenges to American higher education / Manuel Justiz -- Three realities: minority life in the United States: the struggle for economic equity / Don M. Blandin -- Educational equity and the problem of assessment / Alexander W. Astin -- Minorities and the new information technologies: barriers and opportunities / Paul Resta -- Financial aid strategies for improving minority student participation in higher education / Arthur Hauptman and Patricia Smith -- Funding doctoral studies for minorities / Sara Meléndez -- Clearing the pathway: improving opportunities for minority students to transfer / Laura I. Rendón and Amaury Nora -- The transfer function: building curricular roadways across and among higher education institutions / Alison R. Bernstein and Judith S. Eaton -- Hispanic student achievement / Richard Durán -- Progress of Hispanics in American higher education / Alfredo de los Santos Jr. and Anthony Rigual -- The participation of African Americans in American higher education / Reginald Wilson -- Maintaining the competitive tradition / N. Joyce Payne -- Higher education Issues in Native American communities / Clara Sue Kidwell -- Higher education issues in the Asian American community / Bob H. Suzuki -- Assessment in higher education and the preparation of minority teachers / Manuel Justiz and Marilyn Kameen -- Minorities in graduate education: a need to regain lost momentum / Mark Clark and Hector Garza -- The impasse on faculty diversity in higher education: a national agenda / Shirley Vining Brown -- Equilty in higher education: the state role / Patrick M. Callan -- An optimistic sense of possibility / Frank Newman
Control code
30353697
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 385 pages
Isbn
9780897748179
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
94011397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1610922

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