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Author Bergmann, Barbara R.

Title In defense of affirmative action / Barbara R. Bergmann.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, [1996]


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  331.133 BERGMANN    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  331.13 B    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  331.133 B499I    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  331.133 BERGMANN    DUE 07-05-16 Billed
Description ix, 213 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Thinking about affirmative action -- Is discrimination a thing of the past -- How exclusion occurs -- Goals: splitting the pie -- Thinking about fairness -- Does affirmative action hurt its intended beneficiaries? -- Opinions pro and con -- Alternatives to affirmative action.
Note "A New Republic Book".
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-197) and index.
Subject Affirmative action programs -- United States.
Minorities -- Employment -- Government policy -- United States.
ISBN 0465098339
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