ERIC Number: EJ896886
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 19
Past Discrimination and Diversity: A Historical Context for Understanding Race and Affirmative Action
Anderson, James D.
Journal of Negro Education, v76 n3 p204-215 Sum 2007
This article examines the specific historical experiences of minority students at the University of Michigan from 1970 to the late 1990s, in order to provide a context for understanding and appreciating the ways in which affirmative action remedies should address patterns of past discrimination.
Descriptors: Student Attitudes, Affirmative Action, Minority Groups, Racial Discrimination, Universities, Educational History, African American Students, Student Recruitment, Court Litigation, Faculty Recruitment
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Michigan