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Equal educational opportunity the status of Black Americans in higher education, 1975-1977.

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Published by Institute for the Study of Educational Policy, Howard University in Washington, D.C. (2900 Van Ness St., N.W., Washington 20008) .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • African Americans -- Education (Higher),
  • Educational equalization -- United States.

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Edition Notes

SeriesISEP third status report, ISEP ... status report ;, 3rd.
ContributionsHoward University. Institute for the Study of Educational Policy.
LC ClassificationsLC2781 .E69
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 142 p. :
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3813898M
LC Control Number81121716

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