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The Resource The case for affirmative action in university admissions, Bob Laird ; [with a foreword by Jesse Jackson]

The case for affirmative action in university admissions, Bob Laird ; [with a foreword by Jesse Jackson]

Label
The case for affirmative action in university admissions
Title
The case for affirmative action in university admissions
Statement of responsibility
Bob Laird ; [with a foreword by Jesse Jackson]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laird, Bob
Dewey number
379.2/6
Index
index present
LC call number
LC212.42
LC item number
.L35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Discrimination in higher education
  • Affirmative action programs in education
  • Universities and colleges
Label
The case for affirmative action in university admissions, Bob Laird ; [with a foreword by Jesse Jackson]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-278) and index
Contents
Why it matters -- The core issue and the U.S. Supreme Court -- Dueling federal judges and the ensuing confusion -- Problems with early affirmative action policies -- Attacking those early policies -- Unprecedented policies : SP-1 and Proposition 209 -- Unprecedented consequences -- Pies in the sky : socio-economic affirmative action and percent plans -- More pie : outreach! transfer! -- Pogo : we have met the enemy -- Trouble ahead -- What admissions policy-makers can do -- Appendices: 1. Special Policy 1 (SP-1), July 20, 1995 -- 2. Guidelines for implementation of university policy on undergraduate admissions (July 1996) -- 3. UC Berkeley fall 1998 freshman admission policy
Control code
ocm56956071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780972002141
Lccn
2004026322
System control number
(Sirsi) l2004026322
Label
The case for affirmative action in university admissions, Bob Laird ; [with a foreword by Jesse Jackson]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-278) and index
Contents
Why it matters -- The core issue and the U.S. Supreme Court -- Dueling federal judges and the ensuing confusion -- Problems with early affirmative action policies -- Attacking those early policies -- Unprecedented policies : SP-1 and Proposition 209 -- Unprecedented consequences -- Pies in the sky : socio-economic affirmative action and percent plans -- More pie : outreach! transfer! -- Pogo : we have met the enemy -- Trouble ahead -- What admissions policy-makers can do -- Appendices: 1. Special Policy 1 (SP-1), July 20, 1995 -- 2. Guidelines for implementation of university policy on undergraduate admissions (July 1996) -- 3. UC Berkeley fall 1998 freshman admission policy
Control code
ocm56956071
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 291 p.
Isbn
9780972002141
Lccn
2004026322
System control number
(Sirsi) l2004026322

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