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Hughes JC, Mighty J, of Queen's University(Kingston O). Taking stock : research on teaching and learning in higher education. Kingston Ont.; Ithaca N.Y.: School of Policy Studies, Queen's University ; Montreal; McGill-Queen's University Press; 2010.
Winkle-Wagner R. The unchosen me : race, gender, and identity among black women in college. Baltimore, Md.: Johns Hopkins University Press; 2009. Abstract

"Racial and gender inequities persist among college students, despite ongoing efforts to combat them. Students of color face alienation, stereotyping, low expectations, and lingering racism even as they actively engage in the academic and social worlds of college life. The Unchosen Me examines the experiences of African American collegiate women and the identity-related pressures they encounter both on and off campus. Rachelle Winkle-Wagner finds that the predominantly white college environment often denies African American students the chance to determine their own sense of self. Even the very programs and policies developed to promote racial equality may effectively impose "unchosen" identities on underrepresented students. She offers clear evidence of this interactive process, showing how race, gender, and identity are created through interactions among one's self, others, and society. "

Jansen JD. Knowledge in the blood : confronting race and the apartheid past. Stanford, Calif.: Stanford University Press; 2009.