ERIC Number: ED156033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
Advancing Equality of Opportunity: A Matter of Justice.
Smith, Cynthia J., Ed.
Papers include: public responsibility for equality and justice (Charles V. Hamilton); justice is the reversal of discrimination (Kenneth S. Tollett); the ramifications of Bakke and the destiny of affirmative action (Herbert O. Reid, Sr.); the justice of affirmative action (Kenneth A. Strike); legislative and administrative attacks on affirmative action (Robert M. O'Neil); legislative strategies designed to attain equality and justice (Barbara J. Williams); faculty and nonacademic employment problems in implementing affirmative action (Beverly E. Ledbetter); increasing the supply of minorities and women (Freddie L. Groomes); affirmative action in a declining economy (David H. Swinton); overcoming barriers to educational opportunity (Roger W. Heyns); the future for community colleges and their products (Donald H. Godbold); the future of graduate and professional schools (Bernard C. Watson); minorities in higher education, recent advances and current problems (Carlos H. Arce); and higher education's responsibility for advancing equality of opportunity and justice (James E. Cheek). Some discussions and closing comments are included. (MSE)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Administrative Policy, Affirmative Action, Blacks, College Faculty, College Role, Community Colleges, Conference Reports, Educational Economics, Employment Problems, Equal Education, Federal Government, Females, Higher Education, Legislation, Minority Groups
Institute for the Study of Educational Policy, Howard University, 2935 Upton Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20008
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Note: Proceedings from the national invitational conference (Washington, D.C. May 1977)