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ERIC Number: EJ528729
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1077-3711
Why the "Hopwood" Ruling Would Remove Most African Americans from the Nation's Most Selective Universities.
Cross, Theodore
Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, n11 p66-70 Spr 1996
Assesses the possible impact on academia of the Hopwood decision in which the U.S. Court of Appeals ordered the University of Texas to stop considering race as a factor in making its admission decisions. The author explains how race-blind admissions threaten private universities' ability to pursue affirmative action policies as allowed pursuant to the Bakke decision. (GR)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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