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The affirmative action debate

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Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Affirmative action programs -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Steven M. Cahn.
      ContributionsCahn, Steven M.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHF5549.5.A34 A4632 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL802393M
      ISBN 100415914922, 0415914930
      LC Control Number95038816

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      Excerpt from Essay: Affirmative Action Cornel West. It book "The Conscious Reader" By Caroline Affirmative Action has been a highly controversial topic in the United States ever since it initially emerged out of the Civil Rights Movement in the 's.   "Mr. D'Souza and Mr. Wu debated the merits and drawbacks of affirmative action as a government initiative. Each participant gave an opening statement and then had a chance to rebut each other.

      Affirmative Action or Negative Action Is There a Different Way to Frame the Debate Over Race-Based Preference? By Miriam Schulman. It was , and I was having a discussion with my freshman composition class at Santa Clara University about racial preference.   The college admissions scam has opened a new front in the affirmative action wars. If considering students' race in college admissions is wrong, why is considering their parents' wealth or.


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