Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 August 2020

216 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190848156

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Geographies of Campus Inequality

Mapping the Diverse Experiences of First-Generation Students

Janel E. Benson and Elizabeth M. Lee

  • Focuses on the ways that selective campus enrollment processes and programming underlie stratification among first-gen and other students
  • Analyzes first-generation students' experiences as intersectional with racialized and gendered positions
  • Draws on in-depth interviews with 64 racially diverse male and female respondents at one selective campus and survey data from 28 highly selective campuses nation-wide

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