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EFFECTS OF GREEK AFFILIATION ON AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENTS' ENGAGEMENT: Differences by College Racial Composition

@article{Patton2011EFFECTSOG,
  title={EFFECTS OF GREEK AFFILIATION ON AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENTS' ENGAGEMENT: Differences by College Racial Composition},
  author={Lori D. Patton and B. Bridges and L. Flowers},
  journal={The College Student Affairs Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={29},
  pages={113-123}
}
This study used a nationally representative sample of African American college students to examine the degree to which their affiliation with a Greek-letter organization contributed to engagement in effective educational practices by analyzing National Survey of Student Engagement data at historically Black colleges and universities and predominantly White institutions. Overall, the findings indicated that Greek affiliation does enhance African American student engagement, particularly as it… Expand
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