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The role of HBCUs in the college choice porcess of African Americans in California
(Howard University School of Education, 2005)
The significance of historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) in the educational experience of African American students has been well documented. However, recent court decisions challenge these institutions ...
African-American and Latino conceptualizations of the role and value of community colleges: results from a study of high school students and counselors
(Rapid Intellect Group, 2000)
Using qualitative analysis and a Bourdieuian framework, authors investigated perceptions held by southern California African American and Latino high school students and their counselors regarding community colleges. ...
Faculty tiering and academic inbreeding: one institution's relationships and realities
"Like inbreeding, if the proliferation of faculty tiering is problematic for academe, this institution is promoting faculty tiering, but at a lower rate than national trends. But, inbreeding and faculty tiering appear to ...
No rookies on rookies: compliance and opportunism in policy implementation
(Ohio State University Press, 2001)
This case study analyzes implementation of an institutional policy restricting the use of graduate teaching assistants in freshmen-level instruction. Findings suggest units viewed implementation as a hierarchically determined ...