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Title Understanding minority-serving institutions / edited by Marybeth Gasman, Benjamin Baez, Caroline Sotello Viernes Turner ; with a foreword by Walter R. Allen
Published Albany : State University of New York Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 329 pages) : maps
Contents On minority-serving institutions / Benjamin Baez, Marybeth Gasman, and Caroline Sotello Viernes Turner -- Minority-serving institutions : a historical backdrop / Marybeth Gasman -- Minority-serving institutions : selected institutional and student characteristics / Charmaine Jackson Mercer and James B. Stedman -- Shall I compare thee? Reflections on naming and power / Philo A. Hutcheson -- Arguing for a different view : deaf-serving institutions as minority-serving / Noah D. Drezner -- Hispanic-serving institutions : closeted identity and the production of equitable outcomes for Latino/a students / Frances E. Contreras, Lindsey E. Malcom and Estela Mara Bensimon -- Tribal colleges and universities : identity, invisibility, and current issues / Justin P. Guillory and Kelly Ward -- Asian American and Pacific islander serving institutions : historical perspectives and future prospects / Julie J. Park and Robert T. Teranishi -- ¿Dónde están los hombres? : Examining success of Latino male students at Hispanic-serving community colleges / Berta Vigil Laden, Linda Serra Hagedorn, and Athena Perrakis -- Another side of the percent plan story : Latino enrollment in the Hispanic-serving institutions sector in California and Texas / Stella M. Flores and Otoniel Jiménez Morfin -- Faculty development at historically black colleges and universities : current priorities and future directions / Andrea L. Beach [and others] -- Groundwork for studying governance at historically black colleges and universities / James T. Minor -- HBCU's institutional advantage : returns to teacher education / Brooks B. Robinson and Angela R. Albert -- Social justice at historically black and Hispanic-serving institutions : mission statements and administrative voices / Terrell L. Strayhorn and Joan B. Hirt -- Student engagement and student success at historically black and Hispanic-serving institutions / Brian K. Bridges [and others] -- Teaching Latino, African American, and Native American undergraduates : faculty attitudes, conditions, and practices / Frances K. Stage and Steven Hubbard -- Considering the federal classification of Hispanic-serving institutions and historically black colleges and universities / Michelle M. Espino and John J. Cheslock -- Coalition formation among minority-serving institutions / Deirdre Martinez -- The adversity of diversity : regional associations and the accreditation of minority-serving institutions / Saran Donahoo and Wynetta Y. Lee
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Baez, Benjamin.
Gasman, Marybeth.
Turner, Caroline Sotello Viernes.
ISBN 1435658760 (electronic bk.)
9781435658769 (electronic bk.)