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Affirmative development

cultivating academic ability

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Pub., Inc. in Lanham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Compensatory education -- United States,
  • Children with social disabilities -- Education -- United States,
  • Academic achievement -- United States,
  • Educational equalization -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Edmund W. Gordon and Beatrice L. Bridglall
    ContributionsGordon, Edmund W, Bridglall, Beatrice L., 1968-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLC213.2 .A44 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 298 p. :
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17210944M
    ISBN 10074251658X, 0742516598
    LC Control Number2006019287

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This book is divided into two parts. Part I: Affirmative Action and Affirmative Development, contains the following chapters: Chapter (1) Toward the Development of Intellective Character (James G.

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These File Size: KB. That is one theme of a new book, The Future of Affirmative Action: New Paths to Higher Education Diversity After Fisher v. University of Texas, and it was a subtle but persistent subtext of a half-day discussion of the book here Tuesday.

The authors, who participated in the event, spoke with varying degrees of directness about the threat posed. Pris: kr. Inbunden, Skickas inom vardagar. Köp Affirmative Development av Edmund W Gordon, Beatrice L Bridglall på Affirmative action has been fiercely debated for more than a quarter of a century, producing much partisan literature, but little serious scholarship and almost nothing on its cultural and political origins.

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An affirmative action program is intended to ensure rights of all persons have equal opportunities in recruitment, hire, promotion, training, and discipline in employment. Employers recruiting candidates for hire must prioritize a quantifiable advance for qualified persons with disabilities, minorities, women, and covered veterans.

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Presidents since the ’s. Executive Order (issued in ) introduced the phrase.In its tumultuous year history, affirmative action has been both praised and pilloried as an answer to racial inequality. The term "affirmative action" was first introduced by President Kennedy in as a method of redressing discrimination that had persisted in spite of civil rights laws and constitutional guarantees.

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