ERIC Number: EJ360259
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Affirmative Action: A Brief History.
Weiss, Robert J.
Journal of Intergroup Relations, v15 n2 p40-53 Sep 1987
Demonstrates how the concept of "affirmative action" evolved from a vague reference to remedial actions to specific programs involving numerical hiring and seniority arrangements. Focuses on the legal/governmental definition of affirmative action and indicates some of the reasons for the changing definitions. (PS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A