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ERIC Number: EJ552293
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-1546
Increasing African Americans' Participation in Higher Education: African American High School Students; Perspectives.
Freeman, Kassie
Journal of Higher Education, v68 n5 p523-50 Sep-Oct 1997
A study explored African American high school students' perceptions of barriers to participation in higher education, and explored their perceptions of effective programs to address this problem. Data were gathered in 16 structured group interviews in both private and public schools in five major cities. Identified barriers are categorized as either economic/financial or psychological/social. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
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