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Reparation and ReconciliationThe Rise and Fall of Integrated Higher Education$
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Christi M. Smith

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9781469630687

Published to North Carolina Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630687.001.0001

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A Racial Reckoning on Campus?

A Racial Reckoning on Campus?

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(p.1) Chapter One A Racial Reckoning on Campus?
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Reparation and Reconciliation
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Christi M. Smith

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University of North Carolina Press
DOI:10.5149/northcarolina/9781469630687.003.0001

How did efforts to shift racial boundaries through interracial education fail? This chapter introduces the 19th century Anti-Caste Movement and its goal of revising the social order such that – through promoting colorblind ideology – race would no longer structure the American status hierarchy. I provide a theoretical introduction to the study of racial boundaries and provide a multi-level framework for analyzing the types of racial boundary processes that happen at the level of individual interactions, within organizations, through inter-organizational negotiation, and at the level of law-making and states. I then lay out my argument for studying integration as an organizational achievement and provide an overview of the subsequent chapters.

Keywords:   Anti-Caste movement, integration, segregation, interracial coeducation

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