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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
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bowen, William G
Dewey number
378.1/61/0973
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
  • African Americans
  • African American college graduates
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
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [451]-459
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
000143076
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 472 p.
Isbn
9780691002743
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019900
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000143076
  • (OCoLC)38930646
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
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. [451]-459
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
000143076
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 472 p.
Isbn
9780691002743
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
98019900
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000143076
  • (OCoLC)38930646

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