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The Resource Reservation and affirmative action : models of social integration in India and the United States, Arvind Sharma

Reservation and affirmative action : models of social integration in India and the United States, Arvind Sharma

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Reservation and affirmative action : models of social integration in India and the United States
Title
Reservation and affirmative action
Title remainder
models of social integration in India and the United States
Statement of responsibility
Arvind Sharma
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book examines the principles underlining the policies of reservation and affirmative action adopted by two non-homogeneous and multi-ethnic societies--India and the USA. Despite the fact that the governments of both countries have, for over fifty years now, applied these measures to overcome discrimination based on caste and race respectively, the author maintains that there is no comprehensive account of the grounds on which either reservations or affirmative action can be intellectually justified. Addressing the key question--What is being affirmed through affirmative action?--the author s
Cataloging source
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Sharma, Arvind
Dewey number
305/.0954
Index
index present
LC call number
HM683
LC item number
.S52 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social integration
  • Caste
  • Affirmative action programs
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Caste
  • Social integration
  • India
  • United States
Label
Reservation and affirmative action : models of social integration in India and the United States, Arvind Sharma
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-188) 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
Terms of discourse -- Religious discourse -- Moral discourse -- Ethical discourse -- Human rights discourse -- History and theory of affirmative action in India
Control code
551204453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132103530
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)551204453
Label
Reservation and affirmative action : models of social integration in India and the United States, Arvind Sharma
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-188) 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
Terms of discourse -- Religious discourse -- Moral discourse -- Ethical discourse -- Human rights discourse -- History and theory of affirmative action in India
Control code
551204453
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (194 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9788132103530
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)551204453

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