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The Resource Collision course : the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America, Hugh Davis Graham

Collision course : the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America, Hugh Davis Graham

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Collision course : the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America
Title
Collision course
Title remainder
the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Davis Graham
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965 were passed, they were seen as triumphs of liberal reform applauded by the majority of Americans. But today, as Hugh Graham shows in Collision Course, affirmative action is foundering in the great waves of immigration from Asia and Latin America, leading to direct conflict for jobs, housing, education, and government preference programs. How did two such well-intended laws come to loggerheads? Graham argues that a sea change occurred in American political life in the late 1960s, when a system of split governme
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Graham, Hugh Davis
Dewey number
325.73
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.G73 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Affirmative action programs
  • USA
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Emigration and immigration
  • United States
  • Einwanderung
  • Quotierung
  • Immigranten
  • Positieve actie
  • Etnische conflicten
  • Einwanderung
  • Quotierung
Label
Collision course : the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America, Hugh Davis Graham
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Civil Rights Reform in the 1960s; 3 Immigration Reform in the 1960s; 4 Origins and Development of Race-Conscious Affirmative Action; 5 The Return of Mass Immigration; 6 The Strange Convergence of Affirmative Action and Immigration Policy; 7 Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
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57491414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195143188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57491414
Label
Collision course : the strange convergence of affirmative action and immigration policy in America, Hugh Davis Graham
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 Civil Rights Reform in the 1960s; 3 Immigration Reform in the 1960s; 4 Origins and Development of Race-Conscious Affirmative Action; 5 The Return of Mass Immigration; 6 The Strange Convergence of Affirmative Action and Immigration Policy; 7 Conclusion; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
57491414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 246 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195143188
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57491414

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