Date of Award


Document Type

Master's Project

Degree Name

Master of Science (MS)


Occupational/Tech Studies

Committee Director

Ritz, John M.


This study will attempt to accomplish the following research goals: 1. Explore some of the characteristics of low self-esteem or image and motivation among black school children; 2. Examine the academic performance trends between black and white school children by making a comparison between dropout rates, science scores, mathematics scores, and reading scores; 3. Analyze the overall effectiveness of public school desegregation.

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