ERIC Number: EJ726165
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005-Mar-22
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The Perceived Barriers to Integration in the Mississippi Delta
Eckes, Suzanne E.
Journal of Negro Education, v74 n2 p159-173 Spr 2005
The barriers to educational integration in one Mississippi Delta town are identified. Although de facto segregation among students exist throughout the country, in Mississippi Delta many white students attend private academies that do not offer greater educational opportunity than the predominantly Black public schools.
Descriptors: White Students, Racial Segregation, Educational Opportunities, African Americans, Racial Integration, Private Schools
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Mississippi