Table of contents for Equity and excellence in American higher education / William G. Bowen, Martin A. Kurzweil, and Eugene M. Tobin ; in collaboration with Susanne C. Pichler.

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Chapter 1.		Introduction
			Framework and Road Map
Part A. Where We Have Been and Where We Are Now
Chapter 2.		An Equity and Excellence Time Line
Chapter 3.		In Pursuit of Excellence
Chapter 4.		Equity on a National Level: 
Socioeconomic Status and Race
Chapter 5.		The Elite Schools: Engines of 
Opportunity or Bastions of Privilege
Part B. Where We Want to Go: Policy Issues
Chapter 6.		Race in American Higher Education: The 
Future of Affirmative Action
Chapter 7.		"Class" (Socioeconomic Status) and 
"Special Preferences": 
The Broader Quest for Equity at the 
Institutional Level
Chapter 8.		Government Intervention in Higher 
Chapter 9.		Improving College Preparedness
Chapter 10.		Concluding Thoughts
Appendix		An Essay on "Equity and Excellence in South 
African Higher Education"
			 By Ian Scott, Nan Yeld, Janice McMillan and 
Martin Hall, University of Cape Town.
List of References

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Educational equalization -- United States.
Discrimination in higher education -- United States.
Universities and colleges -- United States -- Admission.