ERIC Number: EJ717456
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun-22
Reference Count: N/A
Legal and Policy Issues: Removing the Residue of Past Segregation in Higher Education
Brooks, F. Erik
Journal of Negro Education, v73 n3 p350-364 Sum 2004
The impact of the Knight v. Alabama ruling by looking at undergraduate student demographic data for historically African American Alabama A&M University and Alabama State University and traditionally American Auburn University and the University of Alabama is discussed. To eradicate the remaining residue of discrimination and segregation, the court mandated that Alabama engage in affirmative efforts to do the same.
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Higher Education, School Segregation, Black Colleges, Court Litigation, Affirmative Action, Educational Policy, Racial Discrimination
Circulation Department, The Journal of Negro Education, P.O. Box 311, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059. Web site: http://www.journalnegroed.org; Tel: 202-806-8120; Fax: 202-806-8434; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Alabama