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ERIC Number: EJ284408
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
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Positive Discrimination in Education: A Comparative Investigation of Its Bases, Forms, and Outcomes.
Wang, Bee-Lan Chan
Comparative Education Review, v27 n2 p191-203 Jun 1983
Explores some basic theoretical questions pertaining to positive discrimination in education, drawing from empirical experiences of several countries that have practiced it in one form or another--the United States, India, Malaysia, and Sri Lanka. Encompasses policies and practices that have variously been called reverse discrimination, preferential treatment, or affirmative action. (BRR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: India; Malaysia; Sri Lanka; United States