women of color, higher education, academe, diversity
Central to understanding how social justice and diversity are articulated in institutions of higher education, are the experiences of female faculty and administrators from racial and ethnic groups underrepresented in the U.S. system of higher education. According to the Urban Dictionary's (1999 - 2011) website, the word "work" as in "you better work" (1999 - 2011a), or "workin' it" (1999 - 2011b), is used to give praise or approval to another person and is analogous to:
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Negro Educational Review, v. 62/63, issues 1-4, p. 7-11
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Cobb-Roberts, Deirdre and Agosto, Vonzell, "Underrepresented Women in Higher Education: An Overview" (2011). Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Faculty Publications. 1.
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