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Title:
Historically Black colleges and universities : a reference handbook
Author:
Jackson, Cynthia L.
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Publication Information:
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
x, 253 pages ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781851094226

9781851094271
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Book

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Summary

Summary

A highly readable overview of the rich past of historically black colleges and universities, and how their role in higher education is evolving for the future.

* Six narrative chapters covering the history, purpose, and legacy of these institutions and how they relate to the government and the international community

* Directory of national organizations, associations, and federal agencies associated with and proponents of historically black colleges and universities


Author Notes

Cynthia L. Jackson is a faculty member at the Union Institute in Cincinnati, OH. She is the author of ABC-CLIO's African American Education .

Eleanor F. Nunn is director of the Historically Minority Universities Biotechnology Center at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center in Research Triangle Park, NC.