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Community Colleges and the Equity Agenda: What the Record Shows
(Community College Research Center, 2003-04-01)
This paper presents national data on the economic returns to postsecondary education for African American and Hispanic students and the performance of community colleges and other postsecondary institutions in expanding ...
The Long Path to Higher Education for African Americans
(National Education Association, 2009)
When we consider the possibilities for a new progressive era in American higher education, it seems wise to review the past. Unfortunately, for the first two-thirds of its history, American higher education had a decidedly ...
Robust Exchange of Ideas and the Presence of the African-American Voice in the Law School Environment: A Review of Literature
(The Modern American, 2009)
People of color represent about 30% of the United States population, but less than 10% of lawyers. African-Americans represent approximately 13% of the United States population, but only 6.8% of enrolled law students.2 The ...
Education and Labor Relations: Asian Americans and Blacks as Pawns in the Furtherance of White Hegemony
(Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 2007)
Asian Americans and Blacks have been, and continue to be, racialized relative to each other in our society. Asian Americans and Blacks have come to occupy marginalized positions as the polarized ends on the economic spectrums ...
Beyond Higher Education: The Need for African Americans to Be "Knowledge Producers"
(The Modern American, 2005)
Despite the relative triumphs towards equality in education, the search for culprits who promulgate standards of inequality is not difficult to ascertain. Aside from the deluge of litigation mounting challenges to the ...
Access and Equity for African American Students in Higher Education: A Critical Race Historical Analysis of Policy Efforts
(Ohio State University Press, 2009-07-01)
Policies that have affected enrollments and degree attainment rates for African American students throughout the lifespan of higher education are analyzed in this article. Historically noteworthy progressive steps toward ...