ERIC Number: EJ356419
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Affirmative Action: Evolving Case Law and Shifting Philosophy.
Robinson, William L.; Spitz, Stephen L.
Urban League Review, v10 n2 p84-100 Win 1986-87
Affirmative action policies which specifically mention race generate controversy because of a misunderstanding of their history and intent. These approaches to ending discrimination against minorities in the workplace evolved slowly after alternative methods failed. They have been upheld by Federal courts and should be adopted at state and local levels. (VM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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