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The education of Black folk : the Afro-American struggle for knowledge in white America / by Allen B. Ballard.

1st ed.. New York, NY : Harper and Row, 1973.
ISBN 0060102225, 9780060102227

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LC2741 .B34 1973 Available Request
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LC2741 .B34 1973 Available Request
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Other Title Afro-American struggle for knowledge in white America
Subjects African Americans -- Education -- History.
African Americans -- Education.
Noirs -- Éducation -- Histoire.
Noirs américains -- Éducation -- Histoire.
Description vi, 173 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1973.
Notes "Portions of this work appeared in Change."
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary From the Publisher: The Education of Black Folk chronicles the history of African-American education and the beginnings of affirmative action in American colleges and universities. Considered to be a classic by many, on can find no better introduction to this important topic.
Contents Acknowledgments -- 1: Educational color line in America -- 2: Make the cruel oppressor tremble!: the early search for a theory of black higher education -- 3: It's just that our entire college is white!: the black question and white higher education, 1865-1970 -- 4: Power to the people: racial strife on the campuses, 1965-71 -- 5: Bridging the gap: compensatory education programs in white colleges -- 6: Blackening the curriculum: white universities and black studies -- 7: It can mean, God help us, the admission of everybody! Open admissions: a case study in the politics of race in higher education -- 8: Whither black education? -- Notes -- Index.
Genre History.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)664042
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Ballard, Allen B.
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