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The state must provide : why America's colleges have always been unequal--and how to set them right / Adam Harris.

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North Kansas City Public Library 379.260973 HARRIS 2021 (Text) 0001002465159 Nonfiction New Available -

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-248) and index.
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Introduction -- Part I: Built. The roots ; A compromise ; The fall of integrated education -- Part II: Defended. The tragedy of Lloyd Gaines ; A new guinea pig ; "Segregated as conditions allow" -- Part III: Failed. This whole facade ; Thirteen years a remedy, thirty years a fight, two centuries a struggle ; What hath we wrought.
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Presents a definitive chronicle of the pervasiveness of racial inequality in American higher education, weaving through the legal, social, and political obstacles erected to block equitable education in the United States.
Subject: Discrimination in higher education > United States > History.
Racism in higher education > United States > History.
Segregation in higher education > United States > History.
Education, Higher > United States > Finance > History.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.

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