TITLE

Public policy and America's land-grant educational enterprise: The unique West Virginia experience

AUTHOR(S)
Sink, John D.
PUB. DATE
January 1995
SOURCE
Journal of Negro Education;Winter95, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the public policy controversies unique to West Virginia's only historically black land-grant institution. West Virginia State College as the institution; Mission and history of the institution; Status and implications of efforts to regain its public land-grant institution status; Processes by which funds are allocated to 1862 and 1890 land-grant institutions.
ACCESSION #
9512044373

 

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