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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, ©2004
|Material Type:||Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Why history remains a factor in the search for racial equality / Earl Lewis --
The evolving language of diversity and integration in discussion of affirmative action from Bakke to Grutter / Jeffrey S. Lehman --
The educational value of diversity / Patricia Gurin [and others] --
Afterword / Mary Sue Coleman.
|Responsibility:||Patricia Gurin [and others] ; introduction by Nancy Cantor ; afterword by Mary Sue Coleman.|
"Defending Diversity is a timely response to the Court's ruling. With chapters that explore the factual background, historical context, and psychosocial implications of affirmative action, the book illuminates the many benefits of a diverse higher educational setting, demonstrating why affirmative action is necessary to achieve that diversity."--Jacket.
- Universities and colleges -- United States -- Admission.
- Minority college students -- Recruiting -- United States.
- Affirmative action programs -- United States.
- Universities and colleges -- Michigan -- Ann Arbor -- Admission.
- Universities and colleges -- Admission -- Law and legislation -- United States.
- University of Michigan -- Admission.
- University of Michigan.
- Affirmative action programs.
- Minority college students -- Recruiting.
- Universities and colleges -- Admission.
- Universities and colleges -- Admission -- Law and legislation.
- Michigan -- Ann Arbor.
- United States.