Civil Wrongs: What Went Wrong with Affirmative Action

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Notes

The Long Road to a Colorblind Legal System
1.
"Executive Order 10925 Establishing the President's Committee on Equal Employment Opportunity" ( Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1963), pt. 3, subpart A, section 301.
2.
H. R. 7152--Public Law 88-352, Title VII, Section 705(g) ( Congressional Quarterly, July 1964).
4.
401 U.S. 424 ( 1971). All italics mine.
5.
From John J. Ross, Equal Employment Opportunities Compliance, 2d ed. ( New York: Practising Law Institute, 1973).
6.
Nathan Glazer, Affirmative Discrimination ( New York: Basic Books, 1975), p. 4.
7.
Walter Williams, The State against Blacks ( New York: McGraw-Hill, 1982).
8.
For a good survey of dissenting black intellectuals, see Joseph G. Conti and Brad Stetson, Challenging the Civil Rights Establishment: Profiles of a New Black Vanguard (Westport, Conn.: Praeger Publishers, 1993).

Chapter One
1.
See his Reflections of an Affirmative Action Baby ( New York: Basic Books, 1991).
2.
Frederick R. Lynch, Invisible Victims: White Males and the Crisis of Affirmative Action (Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1989), chap. 2.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Table of Contents vii
  • A Note from the Publisher ix
  • Foreword xi
  • Acknowledgments xv
  • The Long Road to a Colorblind Legal System xvii
  • One - Set-Asides and Quotas: Fiction or Fact? 1
  • Two - The Numbers Game in Higher Education 27
  • Three - Multiculturalism and the Rise of Antischolarship 57
  • Four - The World According to Affirmative Action 95
  • Five - The Insidious Spread of Social Engineering 123
  • Six - The Philosophy of Social Spontaneity 161
  • Conclusion 197
  • Appendix A 207
  • Appendix B 209
  • Notes 213
  • Index 239
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