By Dafina-Lazarus Stewart
This e-book is a story learn of the lives and reviews of sixty-eight Black collegians in a suite of northern deepest schools within the Midwest among 1945 and 1965. via oral histories and archival fabric, this article files and displays on their studies within the racially remoted, northern, rural cities in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, and Western Pennsylvania. This heritage illuminates either the empowerment of those collegians and the power demanding situations of enacting institutional values within the face of resistance from either outdoors and inside. Stewart seeks to appreciate the character of growth towards pluralistic range in university environments characterised by means of the paradox of racial homogeneity and interracial engagement. during this means, the advanced interaction of social hobbies, institutional context, person identities, and the reviews of marginalized scholars in postsecondary schooling are extra successfully demonstrated.
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Black Collegians’ Experiences in US Northern Private Colleges: A Narrative History, 1945-1965 by Dafina-Lazarus Stewart