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The Shape of the River:
Long-Term Consequences of Considering Race in College and University Admissions
William G. Bowen & Derek Bok
With a new introduction by the authors and a foreword by Glenn C. Loury

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface
Ch. 1Historical Context1
Ch. 2The Admissions Process and "Race-Neutrality"15
Ch. 3Academic Outcomes53
Ch. 4Advanced Study: Graduate and Professional Degrees91
Ch. 5Employment, Earnings, and Job Satisfaction118
Ch. 6Civic Participation and Satisfaction with Life155
Ch. 7Looking Back: Views of College193
Ch. 8Diversity: Perceptions and Realities218
Ch. 9Informing the Debate256
Ch. 10Summing Up275
App. AThe College and Beyond Database291
App. B. Notes on Methodology336
App. CEarnings in Relation to Advanced Degrees, Sector of Employment, and Occupation362
App. D. Additional Tables375
References451
Index461

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