Town and Gown: The Fight for Social Justice, Urban Rebirth, and Higher Education

Town and Gown: The Fight for Social Justice, Urban Rebirth, and Higher Education

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Town and Gown is the story of the birth in the 1960s and survival through the 1970s of an inner city college, York College of the City University of New York, in Jamaica, Queens. Created as a liberal arts college to provide increased access to minority students, it was placed in a mainly minority neighborhood, where it received exceptionally strong support from a middle class African American community seeking access to quality higher education for its children and… (more)


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Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press (November 24, 2011)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 184 pages

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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