ERIC Number: EJ658511
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Generals, the Talented Tenth, and Affirmative Action.
Killian, Lewis M.
Society, v36 n6 p33-40 Sep-Oct 1999
Describes W.E.B. DuBois' Talented Tenth concept in regard to race relations and role models for black youth, examining: controversies over affirmative action in higher education, opportunities for black officers in the U.S. armed forces, racial barriers to admission to military institutions, African Americans who became military officers, and integration of the armed forces. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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