ERIC Number: EJ556381
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Racially Motivated Incidents in Higher Education: What Do They Say about the Campus Climate for Minority Students?
Aguirre, Adalberto, Jr.; Messineo, Melinda
Equity & Excellence in Education, v30 n2 p26-30 Sep 1997
Suggests that racial bigotry in higher education is a social force that distances minority students from the pursuit of a valued resource. Further, it proposes that higher education is rooted in a belief system that protects white interests and facilitates the expression of racial bigotry. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Theme issue topic: "Deepening Segregation in American Public Schools." Version of a paper presented at the annual meeting of the Pacific Sociological Association (Seattle, WA, March 1996).