To Set an Example

  title={To Set an Example},
  author={Joseph O. Jewell},
  journal={Urban Education},
  pages={21 - 7}
Historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) have been emblematic of the African American quest for educational parity and social equality in American society. In addition to having been primarily responsible for the education of African Americans, HBCUs have also functioned as key institutions in the social, political, and economic development of the African American community within the constraints of a racially stratified society. This article maps the evolution of a pioneering… Expand
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