ERIC Number: EJ535413
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Racial Differences in Student Experiences and Attitudes.
Harris, Shanette M.; Nettles, Michael T.
New Directions for Student Services, n56 p25-38 Win 1991
Investigates interactions between student background characteristics and college entrance criteria and the behaviors that students have in college. Precollege characteristics and college experiences affect student performance and satisfaction, as reported in this study of African American and white students on a predominantly white campus. Discusses implications for college interventions. (KW)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Black Students, Campuses, College Environment, College Students, Cultural Differences, Ethnic Relations, Group Dynamics, Higher Education, Intergroup Relations, Peer Acceptance, Peer Influence, Racial Attitudes, Racial Bias, Racial Factors, Racial Relations, Social Integration, Socialization, Student Adjustment, White Students
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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