ERIC Number: EJ493773
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Racism: Its Implications for the Education of Minority Social Work Students.
Longres, John F.; Seltzer, Gary B.
Journal of Multicultural Social Work, v3 n1 p59-75 1994
Examines how racism affects the recruitment and retention of minority group students to the field of social work. Case studies illustrate problems of minority college students related to poor educational preparation, economic hardship, social isolation, unintended consequences of affirmative action, and difficulties with faculty. Lists enrollment in social work master's programs by race and year, 1969-88. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: School Social Workers in the Multicultural Environment: New Roles, Responsibilities, and Educational Enrichment.