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Neither Jew Nor Gentile: Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses

Yancey George Allan

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199735433
eISBN:
9780199866267
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735433.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This book explores the racial climate on Protestant colleges and universities. It examines why these institutions succeed or fail to attract students of color and why students of color who attend ... More


Minority Students on Protestant Campuses

George Yancey

in Neither Jew Nor Gentile: Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199735433
eISBN:
9780199866267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735433.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter uses an Internet survey of Protestant schools to find out why students of color are more or less likely to attend certain Protestant educational institutions. Analysis of these data ... More


The Impact of Diversity Initiatives on White Students—What Do the Students Say?

George Yancey

in Neither Jew Nor Gentile: Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199735433
eISBN:
9780199866267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735433.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter utilizes data from an Internet survey of students at Protestant colleges and universities to investigate white students’ reaction toward diversity initiatives. The reaction majority ... More


Suggestions for Protestant Colleges

George Yancey

in Neither Jew Nor Gentile: Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199735433
eISBN:
9780199866267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735433.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents practical advice for faculty and administrators of Protestant colleges and universities who want to generate more racial diversity. It suggests establishing a curriculum that ... More


Characteristics of Successful Professors and Diversity Courses

George Yancey

in Neither Jew Nor Gentile: Exploring Issues of Racial Diversity on Protestant College Campuses

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199735433
eISBN:
9780199866267
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735433.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Since what students say about professors of color and diversity courses was so critical to shaping the campus’s racial atmosphere, this chapter looks more deeply at it. The process by which these ... More


The Making of a Movement

Kenneth Robert Janken

in The Wilmington Ten: Violence, Injustice, and the Rise of Black Politics in the 1970s

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469624839
eISBN:
9781469624853
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469624839.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

The growth of the movement in Wilmington was stimulated by the presence of organizations dedicated to breaking through the suffocating restrictions of paternalism that the white elite of North ... More


Student Politics

Donatella della Porta, Lorenzo Cini, and César Guzmán-Concha

in Contesting Higher Education: Student Movements against Neoliberal Universities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781529208627
eISBN:
9781529208665
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529208627.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Higher and Further Education

This chapter examines the different dimensions of student politics and their differences in the four cases. Student organizations differ significantly across countries. Previous research has singled ... More


Arab Students and the Politics of Palestine: The Organization of Arab Students and the Arab American Left

Pamela E. Pennock

in Rise of the Arab American Left: Activists, Allies, and Their Fight against Imperialism and Racism, 1960s-1980s

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781469630984
eISBN:
9781469631004
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630984.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the role of the Organization of Arab Students (OAS) in fostering the radical Arab American movement in connection to the Third World New Left. It covers the organization’s ... More


From Civil Rights to Anti-Apartheid

Sekou M. Franklin

in After the Rebellion: Black Youth, Social Movement Activism, and the Post-Civil Rights Generation

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814789384
eISBN:
9780814760611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789384.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter covers the activities of three youth-based activist movements: the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), the Student Organization for Black Unity (SOBU), and the Free South ... More


Their Rhetoric Is That of Revolution: North Carolina A&T and the Rise and Fall of the Student Organization for Black Unity, 1966–1974

Jelani M. Favors

in Shelter in a Time of Storm: How Black Colleges Fostered Generations of Leadership and Activism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781469648330
eISBN:
9781469648354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469648330.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses Greensboro, North Carolina as the unofficial headquarters for the Black Power Movement in the south and the role that North Carolina A&T State University played in facilitating ... More


Building Authentic Partnerships for Responding to Gender-Based Violence in Universities

Michele Burman, Kathryn Dawson, Lauren McDougall, Karen Morton, and Fatemeh Nokhbatolfoghahai

in Collaborating for Change: Transforming Cultures to End Gender-Based Violence in Higher Education

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190071820
eISBN:
9780190071851
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071820.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter critically discusses the importance of coalition-building in challenging gender-based violence (GBV) in universities and for laying the groundwork to facilitate and support cultural ... More


The Youth of Islam

Abdullah Al-Arian

in Answering the Call: Popular Islamic Activism in Egypt

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199931279
eISBN:
9780199373789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199931279.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Islam, Religion and Society

Years before the Muslim Brotherhood would re-emerge within Egyptian society, an oft-forgotten organization named Shabab al-Islam signaled the return of Islamic activism. Arising out of the open space ... More


Ken Pitzer's Departure

in Stanford in Turmoil: Campus Unrest, 1966–1972

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804760799
eISBN:
9780804771016
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804760799.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

Stanford University received a subpoena from the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, chaired by Arkansas Democrat John McClellan, who wanted to see the university's records on ninety ... More


Supporting Students

Jason King

in Faith with Benefits: Hookup Culture on Catholic Campuses

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190244804
eISBN:
9780190244835
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190244804.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

On Somewhat Catholic campuses, there were “no sex until marriage” crowds, friends with benefits, married couples, long-term relationships, single people, and casual hookups. The problem on those ... More


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