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The affirmative action puzzle : a living history from Reconstruction to today, Melvin I. Urofsky

Label
The affirmative action puzzle : a living history from Reconstruction to today
Title
The affirmative action puzzle
Title remainder
a living history from Reconstruction to today
Statement of responsibility
Melvin I. Urofsky
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The legal historian and author of Dissent in the Supreme Court examines the Supreme Court cases that upheld or struck down affirmative-action plans, exploring their impact on employment, education and the ongoing debates of today’s world
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10844282
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Urofsky, Melvin I
Dewey number
331.13/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HF5549.5.A34
LC item number
U76 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Affirmative action programs
  • Affirmative action programs in education
  • Discrimination
  • Minorities
Target audience
adult
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a living history from reconstruction to today
Label
The affirmative action puzzle : a living history from Reconstruction to today, Melvin I. Urofsky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Affirmative action before Kennedy -- Kennedy and Johnson -- Affirmative action spreads-and mutates -- Nixon and the Philadelphia plan -- Prejudice persists, affirmative action grows -- Marco Defunis, Allan Bakke, and Brian Weber -- Changing academia -- Backlash and defense -- Blacks and Jews divide -- Women and affirmative action -- The Reagan presidency -- The Court changes its mind -- Mend it, don't end it-or not -- Prop 209 -- Affirmative action and elections -- Seeking diversity in higher education -- Women and affirmative action II -- Other groups, here and abroad -- Bush, Obama, and Fisher -- Yes...and no...and Trump
Control code
2019016086
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 572 pages
Isbn
9781101870877
Lccn
2019016086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1100448712
Label
The affirmative action puzzle : a living history from Reconstruction to today, Melvin I. Urofsky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Affirmative action before Kennedy -- Kennedy and Johnson -- Affirmative action spreads-and mutates -- Nixon and the Philadelphia plan -- Prejudice persists, affirmative action grows -- Marco Defunis, Allan Bakke, and Brian Weber -- Changing academia -- Backlash and defense -- Blacks and Jews divide -- Women and affirmative action -- The Reagan presidency -- The Court changes its mind -- Mend it, don't end it-or not -- Prop 209 -- Affirmative action and elections -- Seeking diversity in higher education -- Women and affirmative action II -- Other groups, here and abroad -- Bush, Obama, and Fisher -- Yes...and no...and Trump
Control code
2019016086
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 572 pages
Isbn
9781101870877
Lccn
2019016086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1100448712

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