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ERIC Number: EJ460062
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0194-3081
From the Barrio to the Academy: Revelations of a Mexican American "Scholarship Girl".
Rendon, Laura I.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n80 p55-64 Win 1992
Offers a personal account of the changes undergone, difficulties surmounted, and incentives involved in a Mexican-American woman's achievement of a doctorate and a post as a university professor. Concludes that just as students adapt, institutions must also change to accommodate culturally diverse populations. (DMM)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners
Language: English
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