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The Resource The ironies of affirmative action : politics, culture, and justice in America, John David Skrentny

The ironies of affirmative action : politics, culture, and justice in America, John David Skrentny

Label
The ironies of affirmative action : politics, culture, and justice in America
Title
The ironies of affirmative action
Title remainder
politics, culture, and justice in America
Statement of responsibility
John David Skrentny
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Skrentny, John David
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Morality and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Minority Groups
  • Employment
  • Civil Rights
Label
The ironies of affirmative action : politics, culture, and justice in America, John David Skrentny
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-293) and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • 1.
  • Ironies of Affirmative Action.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Appeal of Color-Blindness.
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • American Justice, Acceptable Preference, and the Boundaries of Legitimate Policymaking.
  • p. 36
  • 4.
  • Crisis Management through Affirmative Action.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Administrative Pragmatism and the Affirmative Action Solution.
  • p. 111
  • 6.
  • Affirmative Action as Tradition.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Creative Destruction in the Nixon Administration.
  • p. 177
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Culture, Politics and Affirmative Action.
  • p. 222
  • Notes.
  • p. 243
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
ocm32969362
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780226761787
Lccn
95036820
Label
The ironies of affirmative action : politics, culture, and justice in America, John David Skrentny
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-293) and index
Contents
  • Preface
  • 1.
  • Ironies of Affirmative Action.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Appeal of Color-Blindness.
  • p. 19
  • 3.
  • American Justice, Acceptable Preference, and the Boundaries of Legitimate Policymaking.
  • p. 36
  • 4.
  • Crisis Management through Affirmative Action.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • Administrative Pragmatism and the Affirmative Action Solution.
  • p. 111
  • 6.
  • Affirmative Action as Tradition.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Creative Destruction in the Nixon Administration.
  • p. 177
  • 8.
  • Conclusion: Culture, Politics and Affirmative Action.
  • p. 222
  • Notes.
  • p. 243
  • Index.
  • p. 295
Control code
ocm32969362
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 312 p.
Isbn
9780226761787
Lccn
95036820

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