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The Resource Race, wrongs, and remedies : group justice in the 21st century, Amy L. Wax

Race, wrongs, and remedies : group justice in the 21st century, Amy L. Wax

Label
Race, wrongs, and remedies : group justice in the 21st century
Title
Race, wrongs, and remedies
Title remainder
group justice in the 21st century
Statement of responsibility
Amy L. Wax
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Black Americans continue to lag behind on many measures of social and economic well-being. Conventional wisdom holds that these inequalities can only be eliminated by eradicating racism and providing well-funded social programs. In Race, Wrongs, and Remedies, Amy L. Wax applies concepts from the law of remedies to show that the conventional wisdom is mistaken. She argues that effectively addressing today's persistent racial disparities requires dispelling the confusion surrounding blacks' own role in achieving equality. The evidence overwhelmingly suggests that discrimination against blacks h
Member of
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N$T
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Wax, Amy
Dewey number
973.0496073
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HT1523
LC item number
.W38 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Hoover studies in politics, economics, and society
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race awareness
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Remedies (Law)
  • Racism
  • United States
  • Equality before the law
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Equality before the law
  • Race awareness
  • Race relations
  • Racism
  • Remedies (Law)
  • United States
  • Rechtsschutz
  • Soziale Probleme
  • Selbsthilfe
  • Rassendiskriminierung
  • Schwarze
  • USA
Label
Race, wrongs, and remedies : group justice in the 21st century, Amy L. Wax
Instantiates
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
The remedial ideal and the demand for racial justice -- Group disadvantage and the case of race -- Racial disparities and human capital deficits -- The psychology of victimization -- Is self-help possible? -- Reparations, affirmative action, and the relationship of race and class
Control code
669511739
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (190 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282607767
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612607769
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260776
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669511739
Label
Race, wrongs, and remedies : group justice in the 21st century, Amy L. Wax
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
The remedial ideal and the demand for racial justice -- Group disadvantage and the case of race -- Racial disparities and human capital deficits -- The psychology of victimization -- Is self-help possible? -- Reparations, affirmative action, and the relationship of race and class
Control code
669511739
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (190 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282607767
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612607769
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
260776
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)669511739

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