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The Resource The shape of the river : long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions, William G. Bowen and Derek Bok ; in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.]

The shape of the river : long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions, William G. Bowen and Derek Bok ; in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.]

Label
The shape of the river : long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions
Title
The shape of the river
Title remainder
long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions
Statement of responsibility
William G. Bowen and Derek Bok ; in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, William G
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2351.2
LC item number
.B696 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bok, Derek Curtis
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Universities and colleges
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Afro-Americans
  • Afro-American college graduates
  • Blacks
  • Universities and colleges
  • Social Justice
Label
The shape of the river : long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions, William G. Bowen and Derek Bok ; in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [451]-459) and index
Contents
Historical context -- The admissions process and "race-neutrality" -- Academic outcomes -- Advanced study : graduate and professional degrees -- Employment, earnings, and job satisfaction -- Civic participation and satisfaction with life -- Looking back : views of college -- Diversity : perceptions and realities -- Informing the debate -- Summing up -- Appendix A. The college and beyond database -- Appendix B. Notes on methodology -- Appendix C. Earnings in relation to advanced degrees, sector of employment, and occupation -- Appendix D. Additional tables
Control code
ocm38930646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 472 p.
Isbn
9780691002743
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98019900
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The shape of the river : long-term consequences of considering race in college and university admissions, William G. Bowen and Derek Bok ; in collaboration with James L. Shulman ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [451]-459) and index
Contents
Historical context -- The admissions process and "race-neutrality" -- Academic outcomes -- Advanced study : graduate and professional degrees -- Employment, earnings, and job satisfaction -- Civic participation and satisfaction with life -- Looking back : views of college -- Diversity : perceptions and realities -- Informing the debate -- Summing up -- Appendix A. The college and beyond database -- Appendix B. Notes on methodology -- Appendix C. Earnings in relation to advanced degrees, sector of employment, and occupation -- Appendix D. Additional tables
Control code
ocm38930646
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 472 p.
Isbn
9780691002743
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98019900
Other physical details
ill.

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