0691206759 electronic book 9780691206752 (electronic bk.) 9780691206745 hardcover
"This book unfolds the untold history of one of the United States' most notable civil rights crises from the perspective of academic leaders"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
"This is a good movement" : black presidents and the dismantling of segregation "We simply cannot operate in slums" : the university and housing discrimination "Segregation is immoral" : race, university systems, and bureaucratic resistance "The university has become a pawn" : the fight for autonomy at a public university "The more violent and adamant" : anticipating and preventing white resistance "The northern outpost of Southern culture" : free speech and civil rights "A truly influential role" : college presidents develop affirmative action programs.
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Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 29, 2020).
Available in Other Form
Print version: Cole, Eddie Rice, II. The campus color line Princeton : Princeton University Press,