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Publisher: Sage
ISBN10: 0803946848 ISBN13: 9780803946842 Edition: (cloth)


Includes bibliographical references and index. Preface / Harold Orlans and June O'Neill -- Affirmative action and the clash of experiential realities / Charles V. Hamilton -- Affirmative action in the 1990s: staying the course / William L. Taylor and Susan M. Liss -- Affirmative action and its negative repercussions / Wm. Bradford Reynolds -- The origins of affirmative action: civil rights and the regulatory state / Hugh Davis Graham -- Equal chances versus equal results / Seymour Martin Lipset -- Hispanics, affirmative action, and voting / Linda Chavez -- Affirmative action in the labor market / Dave M. O'Neill and June O'Neill -- Split visions: minority business set-asides / George R. LaNoue -- (cont.) Affirmative action in government employment / J. Edward Kellough -- The drive for racially inclusive schools / Abigail Thernstrom -- Affirmative action in higher education / Harold Orlans -- Work for Americans with disabilities / Walter Y. Oi. -- Positive action for women in Britain -- National Bank of Greenwood / Harold Orlans -- Affirmative action in the military / John Sibley Butler -- Affirmative action at Harvard / John B. Williams.

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: 247 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition Info: (cloth)


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