ERIC Number: EJ551486
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Challenge of Affirmative Action.
Pang, Valerie Ooka; Strom, David; Young, Russell L.
Multicultural Education, v4 n4 p4-8 Sum 1997
Explores the challenges of using affirmative action programs when competing groups of underrepresented people vie for limited school resources. The case study of a San Francisco (California) high school illustrates the difficulties of balancing competing goals when affirming diversity and addressing patterns of discrimination conflict with equal treatment of each individual. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Location: California (San Francisco)