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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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The “Perils” of Gender Coeducation

The “Perils” of Gender Coeducation

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(p.142) Chapter Five The “Perils” of Gender Coeducation
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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/9781469630687.003.0005

Chapter 5 explores the intersection of racial and sexual politics in structuring various forms of higher education for women. A particular private organization—the Association of Collegiate Alumnae (ACA), now the American Association of University Women—played an important role in structuring women’s higher education. For the first time, the ACA initiated an evaluative campaign to measure the quality of higher education opportunities. This produced the first systematic efforts to commensurate educational offerings across colleges. Like contemporary rankings, this system exerted discipline on both coeducational and single-sex colleges.

Keywords:   gender coeducation, anti-caste college, Association of Collegiate Alumnae, American Association of University Women, women’s higher education

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