ERIC Number: EJ439711
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Affirmative Action Guidelines: Do They Impede Progress?
Higgerson, Mary Lou; Higgerson, Richard G.
CUPA Journal, v42 n4 p11-14 Win 1991
Two decades of affirmative action have not substantially altered the percentage of women and minorities in higher education faculty and professional ranks. Although continued attention to affirmative action is important, institutions should not let their guidelines channel and truncate the screening process so as to overlook stronger candidates. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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