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The 1986 affirmative action trilogy

Douglas S. McDowell

The 1986 affirmative action trilogy

a guide to questions left open by the Supreme Court"s decisions in Local 28, Wygant and Cleveland Vanguards

by Douglas S. McDowell

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Published by National Foundation for the Study of Equal Employment Policy in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Affirmative action programs -- Law and legislation -- United States.,
    • Reverse discrimination in employment -- Law and legislation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementDouglas S. McDowell.
      ContributionsNational Foundation for the Study of Equal Employment Policy (U.S.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF3464 .M34 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 98 p. ;
      Number of Pages98
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2744901M
      ISBN 100916559068
      LC Control Number86063384
      OCLC/WorldCa15550076

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      Trilogy, Set of 3 by R.C. Gorman - Limited Edition Print | Serigraph 3 Panels | x inches | 94 x 69 cm. Dr. Yates is Adjunct Research Fellow with the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty and the author of Civil Wrongs: What Went Wrong With Affirmative Action (ICS Press, ). This book is .

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Affirmative action trilogy. Washington, D.C.: National Foundation for the Study of Equal Employment Policy, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Douglas S McDowell; National Foundation for the Study of Equal Employment Policy (U.S.).

In this compelling and powerful book, Eastland lays bare the absurdities and injustices of affirmative action, and presents the strongest case to date for doing away with race-based and gender-based preferences-- a ringing call for all Americans to reclaim our nation's shared values of equal protection under the law, without reference to race Cited by: affirmative action, in the United States, programs to overcome the effects of past societal discrimination by allocating jobs and resources to members of specific groups, such as minorities and women.

The policy was implemented by federal agencies enforcing the Civil Rights Act of and two executive orders, which provided that government.

In this book, Wise appeals to common sense, and "scientific minds" for those who need proof for the otherwise obvious, and makes one of the most compelling arguments for affirmative action while rebutting, with countless research, the dubious arguments of those who claim that affirmative action, particulary in college admissions policies, is /5(10).

(a) The Affirmative Action (Equal Employment Opportunity for Women) Act was amended by the Qantas Sale Actsubsections 2(2), (5) and (6) of which provide as follows: “(2) Subject to subsection (3), the remaining provisions of this. Affirmative action has been one of the most controversial and misunderstood policies in the last half century.

In his book, Kellough explains the history of affirmative action, the philosophical arguments that have fueled the controversy and the legal battles and decisions that /5. Affirmative action has been fiercely debated for more than a quarter of a century, producing much partisan literature, but little serious scholarship and almost nothing on its cultural and political origins.

The Ironies of Affirmative Action is the first book-length, comprehensive, historical account of the development of affirmative action/5.

That is one theme of a new book, The Future of Affirmative Action: New Paths to Higher Education Diversity After Fisher v. University of Texas, and it was a subtle but persistent subtext of a half-day discussion of the book here Tuesday. The authors, who participated in the event, spoke with varying degrees of directness about the threat posed.

And Barbara BergmannÆs In Defense of Affirmative Action demonstrates the continuing vitality of the case for affirmative action in the face of such criticisms as EastlandÆs, which are founded on a liberal idea of color-blind justice that has now substantially been abandoned by the partisans of affirmative action.

even though this book Price: $ When Affirmative Action Was White offers much for those hoping to participate in this debate; its message should be taken as a serious reminder that state-sponsored racial discrimination has affected allAmericans.

Whether Katznelson's book will definitively "turn the tide" against affirmative action's opponents, however, will remain to be seen. Economist Bergmann (American Univ.; The Economic Emergence of Women, ) presents a persuasive case on behalf of a concept that is under fierce attack.

Opponents of affirmative action claim there is no longer widespread discrimination against women and minorities; that affirmative action treats white males unfairly; that it elevates less-qualified candidates; and that it reintroduces the.

The book’s candor stands in deep contrast to many affirmative action advocates, who minimize the practice by talking about race as a small “plus factor” in a “holistic review” process in.

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