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Place, Not Race : a New Vision of Opportunity in America.

Author: Sheryll Cashin
Publisher: New York : Random House Publisher Services, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From a nationally recognized expert, a fresh and original argument for bettering affirmative action Race-based affirmative action had been declining as a factor in university admissions even before the recent spate of related cases arrived at the Supreme Court. Since Ward Connerly kickstarted a state-by-state political mobilization against affirmative action in the mid-1990s, the percentage of four-year public  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cashin, Sheryll.
Place, Not Race : A New Vision of Opportunity in America.
New York : Random House Publisher Services, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sheryll Cashin
ISBN: 9780807086148 0807086142
OCLC Number: 1031964837
Description: 1 online resource (145 pages)

Abstract:

From a nationally recognized expert, a fresh and original argument for bettering affirmative action Race-based affirmative action had been declining as a factor in university admissions even before the recent spate of related cases arrived at the Supreme Court. Since Ward Connerly kickstarted a state-by-state political mobilization against affirmative action in the mid-1990s, the percentage of four-year public colleges that consider racial or ethnic status in admissions has fallen from 60 percent to 35 percent. Only 45 percent of private colleges still explicitly consider race, with elite sc.

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