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ERIC Number: EJ522322
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0010-7476
Affirmative Action: The Law of Unintended Consequences.
Altman, Ellen; Promis, Patricia
Contemporary Education, v67 n1 p9-11 Fall 1995
This article discusses two unintended consequences of federal affirmative action programs under the headings: institutional hypocrisy and intellectual mush, and it offers suggestions for supporters of affirmative action who need to correct mistaken impressions and stress the opportunities affirmative action offers. (SM)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue title: "Diversity."