ERIC Number: EJ562849
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
Enhancing Campus Climates for Racial/Ethnic Diversity: Educational Policy and Practice.
Hurtado, Sylvia; Milem, Jeffrey F.; Clayton-Pedersen, Alma R.; Allen, Walter R.
Review of Higher Education, v21 n3 p279-302 Spr 1998
Summarizes research findings on campus racial climate according to a four-dimensional model: (1) an institutions' historical legacy of inclusion/exclusion of various racial/ethnic groups; (2) structural diversity, or numerical representations of various racial/ethnic groups; (3) psychological climate (perceptions, attitudes among groups); and (4) campus inter-group behavior. Offers recommendations for enhancing policy. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A