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When affirmative action was white : an untold history of racial inequality in twentieth-century America

Author: Ira Katznelson
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A work that exposes the twisted origins of affirmative action."
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Lyndon B Johnson; Lyndon B Johnson
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ira Katznelson
OCLC Number: 82145486
Notes: Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2005. 1st ed.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Doctor of laws --
Welfare in black and white --
Rules for work --
Divisions in war --
White veterans only --
Johnson's ambitions, Powell's principles : thoughts on renewing affirmative action.
Responsibility: Ira Katznelson.

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A study on the lesser-known origins of affirmative action argues that key programs passed during the New Deal and Fair Deal era of the 1930s and 1940s were purposefully discriminatory, revealing how  Read more...

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