ERIC Number: EJ404124
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Minority Students and Debt: Limiting Limited Career Options.
Yarbrough, Marilyn V.
Journal of Legal Education, v39 n5 p697-707 1989
The paper stresses that large debts, when coupled with discriminatory employment patterns and the self-selection of minorities into public service work, may discourage prospective minority law students. Government subsidies to groups likely to include significant numbers of minority attorneys are recommended. (DB)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Career Choice, Debt (Financial), Economic Status, Employment Opportunities, Employment Potential, Government Role, Higher Education, Law Schools, Law Students, Lawyers, Loan Repayment, Minority Groups, Public Service, Social Bias, Student Costs, Student Financial Aid, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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