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African Americans and education

Last Updated: 11-Mar-2016

This guide is for those interested in African American education, both research and practice.

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Background information

"provides the first systematic review to date of how sociologists have studied the relationship between race/ethnicity and educational inequality in 18 different national contexts"
Los Angeles : SAGE, c2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference » LC2771 .E63 2010 V.1
Dordrecht, Netherlands : Springer, c2007.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC5115 .I57 2007 PT.1
[Washington, D.C.] : American Council on Education, Office of Minority Concerns,
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference
Annual status reports.
Thousand Oaks, California : SAGE Publications, Inc., 2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference » LC1099 .E38 2012 V.1
"The major aim of this encyclopedia is to describe the most important concepts, theories, research, policies, case studies, and programs at the pre-school through the postsecondary levels and their implications for educational reform. Diversity is defined broadly in this encyclopedia and includes race, ethnicity, social class, gender, sexual orientation (LGBT), religion, language, and exceptionality, which encompasses giftedness and disability." p. xlviii

New books

First edition. Bingly, UK : Emerald Group Publishing, 2015.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2326.3 .I54 2015
East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, ©2016.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC2717 . G744 2016
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC2717 .B585 2016
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC2781 .S744 2015
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC196.5 .U6 R33 2015 V.1
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC2731 .P54 2015


Fairfax, VA : Cox, Matthews & Associates, 2005-
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks
Westport, CT : Greenwood Pub. Group,
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks
New York, NY : CH II Publishers, c1993-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » LC2781 .J68 NO.62 2008/2009


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

[Ann Arbor, MI] : ProQuest Information and Learning
Stanford University Libraries » Online resource » eResource
Full text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by the ethnic, minority and native press in the U.S. Coverage is from 1960 to date.