ERIC Number: EJ203335
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Untangling the Bakke Decision.
Ravenell, Mildred W.
AGB Reports, v21 n2 p10-14 Mar-Apr 1979
The Bakke decision, which addressed affirmative action in college admissions, is examined with focus on Justice Powell's ruling. Justice Powell ruled that the need for diversity on campus justifies a minority admissions program, and that other considerations not accepted may have validity if properly argued. (Author/JMD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Bakke v Regents of University of California