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Author León, David J. (David Jess)
Title Latinos in higher education / edited by David J. León.
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : JAI, 2003.
Book Cover

 Floor3  LC2670.6 .L46 2003    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xii, 205 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Diversity in higher education ; v. 3
Diversity in higher education ; v. 3.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Demographics and demand. Seize the moment / Anthony P. Carnevale. Resource shares and educational attainment: the U.S. Latino population in the twenty-first century / Rubén O. Martinez and Adalberto Aguirre, Jr. -- The crossover to college. Transition points from high school to college / Toni Falbo, Helen Contreras and Maria D. Avalos. Beyond stigma: social identies and the educational achievement of Chicanos / Aída Hurtado, Eugene Garcia, Luis A. Vega and Reynold Gonzalez. "Being their for us:" Latino students and their first-year experiences in urban community colleges / Romero Jalomo, Jr. Successful transitions of Latino students from high school to college / Hariett Romo and Joanne Salas. -- Rising in academia. Distance site programs: a new way for hispanics to enter graduate program pipeline / Jose D. Colchado. Faculty mentoring programs: pass the torch please! / David J. León. Latinos and academic leadership in American higher education / Roberto Haro. Building a leap for Latinos in higher education / David J. León.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Education (Higher)
Educational equalization -- United States.
ISBN 0762309806 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 50713234