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The Resource Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes, special editors, Mark C. Long, Marta Tienda ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor

Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes, special editors, Mark C. Long, Marta Tienda ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor

Label
Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes
Title
Beyond admissions
Title remainder
re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes
Statement of responsibility
special editors, Mark C. Long, Marta Tienda ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Title variation
  • Re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes
  • Rethinking college opportunities and outcomes
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The articles in this volume use data from the Texas Higher Education Opportunity Project survey on Texas high school students' college application and enrollment decisions to analyze the effect of gender and racial composition and changes in admissions policy on post-secondary enrollment and academic performance
Member of
Cataloging source
DBI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2350.5
LC item number
.B49 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Long, Mark C
  • Tienda, Marta
  • American Academy of Political and Social Science
Series statement
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science,
Series volume
v. 627
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Texas Higher Education Opportunity Project
  • College choice
  • College attendance
  • College choice
  • College attendance
  • College students
  • College graduates
  • Universities and colleges
  • Discrimination in education
  • Minorities
  • Academic achievement
  • Academic achievement
  • Affirmative action programs
Label
Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes, special editors, Mark C. Long, Marta Tienda ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"January 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : beyond admissions : lessons from Texas / Mark C. Long and Marta Tienda -- Part 1. Precursors : college intentions and applications -- Those who choose and those who don't : social background and college orientation / Eric Grodsky and Catherine Riegle-Crumb -- Ethno-racial composition and college preference : revisiting the perpetuation of segregation hypothesis / Donnell Butler -- Part 2. College choice : effects of Texas Top 10 Percent Law -- Minority higher education pipeline : consequences of changes in college admissions policy in Texas / Angel Harris and Marta Tienda -- Policy transparency and college enrollment : did the Texas Top Ten Percent Law broaden access in public flagships? / Mark C. Long, Victor Saenz, and Marta Tienda -- Part 3. College performance: major choices -- Race and gender differences in college major choice / Lisa Dickson -- Differences in college major choice by citizenship status / Milagros Nores -- Part 4. College performance : academic outcomes -- Race and ethnic differences in college achievement : does high school attended matter? / Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda -- Academic outcomes and Texas's Top Ten Percent Law / Eric Furstenberg -- Why are men falling behind? Gender gaps in college performance and persistance / Dylan Conger and Mark C. Long -- Part 5. Conclusion -- Beyond admissions : reflections and future considerations / Bridget Terry Long
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
225
Isbn
9781412986861
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)496151166
Label
Beyond admissions : re-thinking college opportunities and outcomes, special editors, Mark C. Long, Marta Tienda ; Phyllis Kaniss, executive editor
Publication
Copyright
Note
"January 2010."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface : beyond admissions : lessons from Texas / Mark C. Long and Marta Tienda -- Part 1. Precursors : college intentions and applications -- Those who choose and those who don't : social background and college orientation / Eric Grodsky and Catherine Riegle-Crumb -- Ethno-racial composition and college preference : revisiting the perpetuation of segregation hypothesis / Donnell Butler -- Part 2. College choice : effects of Texas Top 10 Percent Law -- Minority higher education pipeline : consequences of changes in college admissions policy in Texas / Angel Harris and Marta Tienda -- Policy transparency and college enrollment : did the Texas Top Ten Percent Law broaden access in public flagships? / Mark C. Long, Victor Saenz, and Marta Tienda -- Part 3. College performance: major choices -- Race and gender differences in college major choice / Lisa Dickson -- Differences in college major choice by citizenship status / Milagros Nores -- Part 4. College performance : academic outcomes -- Race and ethnic differences in college achievement : does high school attended matter? / Jason Fletcher and Marta Tienda -- Academic outcomes and Texas's Top Ten Percent Law / Eric Furstenberg -- Why are men falling behind? Gender gaps in college performance and persistance / Dylan Conger and Mark C. Long -- Part 5. Conclusion -- Beyond admissions : reflections and future considerations / Bridget Terry Long
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
225
Isbn
9781412986861
Isbn Type
(paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)496151166

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