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Walton, Andrea – American Educational History Journal, 2009
In the post-World War II era, efforts to improve the accessibility and quality of higher education rose to prominence in US educational debates and policymaking. In retrospect, a confluence of factors helped to forge this growing social consensus about the need to create educational opportunity and to diversify the nation's colleges and…
Descriptors: Higher Education, Role of Education, National Security, Group Behavior