Barriers to Latinos/as in Law School

Herrera, Irma D.
March 2002
Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Spring2002, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p55
Academic Journal
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.


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