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ERIC Number: EJ677697
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1361-3324
The Contours of Community: The Formation and Maintenance of a Black Student Community on a Predominantly White Campus.
Foster, Kevin Michael
Race, Ethnicity and Education, v6 n3 p265-81 Sep 2003
Theorizes about the formation and maintenance of black student communities on predominantly white campuses, focusing on sub-community formation; the emergence of status groups; external and internal alliances and the black student community; ascribed role versus internalized conception of role; gravitation toward the black student community; membership terms (self-identification and adherence to norms); and role switching. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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