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Author Beasley, Maya A.
Title Opting out : losing the potential of America's young black elite / Maya A. Beasley.
Imprint Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2011.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HD8081.A65 B43 2011    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HD8081.A65 B43 2011    AVAILABLE  
Author Beasley, Maya A.
Subject African Americans -- Employment.
African Americans -- Education (Higher)
Discrimination in employment.
Income distribution -- United States.
Description x, 225 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-214) and index.
Contents The significance of history -- Family effects : is it really just a matter of money? -- The role of the university -- Majority rules : apprehension, racism, and racial representation in occupations -- Stereotype threat : where have all our scientists gone? -- The value of work : careers that matter -- It's all about connections.
ISBN 9780226040134 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226040135 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226040141 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226040143 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 711050881