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ERIC Number: EJ520132
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
The Role of Perceptions in Prejudice and Discrimination and the Adjustment of Minority Students to College.
Nora, Amaury; Cabrera, Alberto F.
Journal of Higher Education, v67 n2 p119-48 Mar-Apr 1996
A longitudinal study examined the effect of perceptions of prejudice/discrimination on minority and nonminority students at a public, predominantly white, commuter college. Results show minorities were more likely than whites to feel discrimination and prejudice while on campus and that these perceptions affected adjustment to college and college-related outcomes such as academic performance and attainment. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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