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ERIC Number: EJ522278
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0002-7642
The Impact of "Bell Curve" Ideology on African American Public Policy.
Walters, Ronald
American Behavioral Scientist, v39 n1 p98-108 Sep-Oct 1995
Argues that Charles Murray's thesis of African American intellectual inferiority exists for a specific political purpose. That purpose is the implicit devaluation of government social programs, especially affirmative action. Discusses the socioeconomic and political factors that resulted in a conservative political climate. (MJP)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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