Wounds That Will Not Heal
Affirmative Action and Our Continuing Racial DivideeBook - 2012
Racial preference policies first came on the national scene as a response to black poverty and alienation in America as dramatically revealed in the destructive urban riots of the late 1960s. From the start, however, preference policies were controversial and were greeted by many, including many who had fought the good fight against segregation and Jim Crow to further a color-blind justice, with a sense of outrage and deep betrayal. In the more than forty years that preference policies have been with us little has changed in terms of public opinion, as polls indicate that a majority of Am.
Publisher: New York : Encounter Books, 2012
Characteristics: 1 online resource (498 pages)