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A dubious expediency : how race preferences damage higher education / edited by Gail Heriot and Maimon Schwarzschild

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 379.26 DUB (Text) 78731000520083 New NF Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 379.26 DUB (Text) 31951004580491 2nd Floor - New Arrivals Checked out 08/17/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781641771320
  • ISBN: 1641771321
  • Physical Description: 321 pages; 24 cm
  • Edition: First American edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Encounter Books, 2021

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index
Formatted Contents Note:
Starting down the slippery slope / John M. Ellis -- A dubious expediency / Gail Heriot -- Diversity's descent / Peter Wood -- Segregation now / Peter N. Kirsanow -- Breaking the STEM / Heather Mac Donald -- The sausage factory : why do courts defer to colleges' race-based admissions? / Gail Heriot & Carissa Mulder -- Race preferences and discrimination against Asian Americans / Lance Izumi & Rowena Itchon -- A class act? : social class affirmative action / Maimon Schwarzschild
Summary, etc.:
"This book will consist of seven or more essays, critical in different ways of racial "diversity" preferences in American higher education. Unlike many more conventional books on the subject, which are essentially apologies for racial reverse discrimination, this volume forthrightly exposes the corrosive effects of identity politics on college and university life"-- Provided by publisher
Subject: Critical race theory.
Discrimination in higher education > United States
Racism in higher education > United States
Universities and colleges > United States > Admission
Education, Higher > Social aspects > United States

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