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ERIC Number: EJ444605
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0951
Affirmative Action: A Personal View.
Hayashi, Patrick
College Board Review, n162 p18-19,30-33 Win 1991-92
An Asian-American college admissions director discusses affirmative action based on his own experiences and the comments of Shelby Steele, an African-American critic of affirmative action. He argues that affirmative action promotes distrust and self-doubt. He proposes that honest self-assessment is more productive and affirmative action should not be equated with either handouts or racial preference. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A