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Title Latino educational opportunity / Catherine L. Horn, Stella M. Flores, Gary Orfield, editors.
Imprint San Francisco, Calif. : Jossey-Bass, [2006]
©2006

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN FACULTY DEVELOPMENT  LC2670.6 .L393 2006    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
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 OTTERBEIN FACULTY DEVELOPMENT  LC2670.6 .L393 2006    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Series New directions for community colleges, 0194-3081 ; no. 133
New directions for community colleges ; no. 133.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Education (Higher) -- United States.
Hispanic American students -- United States.
Latin Americans -- Education (Higher) -- United States.
Latin American students -- United States.
Educational equalization -- United States.
Multicultural education -- United States.
Community colleges -- United States.
Alt Name Horn, Catherine L.
Flores, Stella M.
Orfield, Gary.
Description 87 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Note "Spring 2006."
Also issued online.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Choosing community college : factors affecting Latino college choice / Michal Kurlaender -- Hispanic educational attainment in sub-baccalaureate programs / Mariana Alfonso -- Access and achievement of Hispanics and Hispanic immigrants in the City University of New York / Timothy Leinbach, Thomas R. Bailey -- California community colleges : help or hindrance to Latinos in the higher education pipeline? / Jorge Chapa, Werner Schink -- Chain enrollment and college enclaves : benefits and drawbacks of Latino college students' enrollment decisions / Ann E. Person, James E. Rosenbaum -- Work-first federal policies : eroding access to community colleges for Latinos and low-income populations / Kathleen M. Shaw, Sara Goldrick-Rab -- Community colleges, public policy, and Latino student opportunity / Stella M. Flores, Catherine L. Horn, Gloria Crisp -- Some civil rights issues moving forward / Gary Orfield, Catherine L. Horn, Stella M. Flores.
ISBN 0787986240 (pbk.)
9780787986247 (pbk.)
OCLC # 66143959
Table of Contents
1Choosing community college : factors affecting Latino college choice / Michal Kurlaender7
2Hispanic educational attainment in sub-baccalaureate programs / Mariana Alfonso17
3Access and achievement of Hispanics and Hispanic immigrants in the City University of New York / D. Timothy Leinbach, Thomas R. Bailey27
4California community colleges : help or hindrance to Latinos in the higher education pipeline? / Jorge Chapa, Werner Schink41
5Chain enrollment and college enclaves : benefits and drawbacks of Latino college students' enrollment decisions / Ann E. Person, James E. Rosenbaum51
6Work-first federal policies : eroding access to community colleges for Latinos and low-income populations / Kathleen M. Shaw, Sara Goldrick-Rab61
7Community colleges, public policy, and Latino student opportunity / Stella M. Flores, Catherine L. Horn, Gloria Crisp71
8Epilogue : some civil rights issues moving forward / Gary Orfield, Catherine L. Horn, Stella M. Flores81


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