ERIC Number: EJ614266
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Does College Racial Composition Influence the Openness to Diversity of African American Students?
Flowers, Lamont; Pascarella, Ernest T.
Journal of College Student Development, v40 n4 p405-17 Jul-Aug 1999
Studies students from 18 four-year institutions to estimate the unique impact of college racial composition on African American students' openness to diversity during college. Evidence suggests that the racially homogeneous environment of historically Black colleges does not inhibit growth in African American students' openness to racial, cultural, or value diversity. (Contains 42 references and 4 tables.) (Author/GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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