TITLE

Barriers to Latinos/as in Law School

AUTHOR(S)
Herrera, Irma D.
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Spring2002, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the barriers to hispanic women in law schools. Recognition of the existence of educational inequalities and limited educational opportunities in Hispanic communities; Impact of the lack of changes in public school conditions in the poor and rural areas on the retention of Latinos in the underclass; Absence of exposure to the critical thinking skills or cultural knowledge base relevant to higher education.
ACCESSION #
9600619

 

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