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ERIC Number: EJ103387
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1974
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Protecting the Portals: Class and the Community College
Karabel, Jerome
Social Policy, 5, 1, 12-19, May-Jun 74
Argues that although the genius of the community college idea rests in its capacity to channel aspirations for upward mobility into jobs needed by the economy, this mobility is for the most part illusory; thus the community college protects the portals of elite institutions. (Author/JM)
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