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ERIC Number: EJ760466
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Pages: 11
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0271-0560
Miami Redskins: Deciding about a University Nickname
Risser, Paul G.
New Directions for Higher Education, n128 p73-83 Win 2004
The decision whether to keep or to change a university's nickname is an "intense no-win situation" for a new president. To some, the name is racist and insensitive; to others, it reflects great pride and tradition.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Ohio