ERIC Number: EJ605399
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
African American Administrators' Experiences in Predominantly White Colleges and Universities.
Rolle, Kevin A.; Davies, Timothy Gray; Banning, James H.
Community College Journal of Research and Practice, v24 n2 p79-94 Feb 2000
Explores the experiences of eight African American administrators at predominantly white institutions in southeastern United States. Notes four major themes: (1) race (race as an issue of first position, as a part of the administrative experience, in relation to perception of role, and struggles with the predominantly white environment); (2) self-assurance; (3) importance of communication skills; and (4) understanding the politics of education. (Contains 12 references.) (VWC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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