ERIC Number: EJ676859
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Mixed-Race School-Age Children: A Summary of Census Data.
Lopez, Alejandra M.
Educational Researcher, v32 n6 p25-37 Aug-Sep 2003
Examines data on racial identification from the 2000 Census to document the mixed race population of children in the United States. Using California data as an example, the article considers various methods for tabulating multiple-response race data, noting the impact of each on demographic conclusions. Discusses how federal guidelines on race classification will influence the collection and organization of race data in education. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: California