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ERIC Number: EJ547068
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0734-6670
The Other Shoe Drops: Courts Make College Admission a "Risky Business."
Van Tyle, Peter
Journal of College Admission, n152-153 p32-37 Sum-Fall 1996
Examines legal decisions regarding affirmative action in higher education. Profiles several important court decisions and looks at race-based admission, class action suits, and the personal liability of admission counselors. Argues that historical discrimination should not influence admissions decisions and cautions schools not to consider race when choosing applicants. (RJM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Note: Special theme issue on "Diversity."