ERIC Number: ED327107
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Black Student Protest Movement at Rutgers.
McCormick, Richardson P.
Rutgers University commemorated the twentieth anniversaries of the Black Student Protest Movement and the Educational Opportunity Fund in the academic year 1988-1989. This book presents a historical overview of the movement from the 1960s to the present. Seven chapters examine and discuss the activities of the movement, factors and forces which influenced its emergence, the various strategies employed by the movement to improve African-American access to higher education at Rutgers, and its subsequent achievements. Appended are five documents describing grievances and demands of the movement during the period 1968-1969. Chapter references are included. (LT)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Activism, Black History, Black Students, Civil Rights, Educational History, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Minority Groups, Racial Discrimination, Racial Integration, School Boycotts, State Universities, Student College Relationship, Student Organizations
Rutgers University Press, 109 Church St., New Brunswick, NJ 08901 ($8.95).
Publication Type: Books; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ.
Identifiers: Rutgers the State University NJ