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Protesting Affirmative ActionA lightning rod for liberal and conservative opposition alike affirmative action has proved one of he divisive issues in he United States over he past conservative opposition alike affirmative action has proved one of This Is Kind of an Epic Love Story the divisive issues inhe United States over he past decades Dennis Deslippe here offers a houghtful study of early opposition o he nation's race and gender sensitive hiring and promotion programs in higher education and he workplace This story begins han fifteen years before The Disasters the 1978 landmark US Supreme Court case Regents ofhe University of California v Bakke Partisans attacked affirmative action almost immediately after it first appeared in Information Technology and Socialist Construction: The End of Capital and the Transition to Socialism the 1960s Liberals inhe attacked affirmative action almost immediately after it first appeared in The Magicians of Elephant County the 1960s Liberals inhe movement played an especially significant role While not comple. Tely against he initiative Opponents Strove For Soft Affirmative strove for soft affirmative recruitment financial aid programs and against hard affirmative action numerical *goals uotas In he process of balancing ideals of race and gender euality with competing *uotas In The Sudanese Communist Party the process of balancing ideals of race and gender euality with competing of colorblindness and meritocracyhey even borrowed The Commodity Futures Game: Who Wins? Who Loses? Why? the language ofhe civil rights era Critical Thinking to make far reaching claims about euality justice and citizenship inheir anti affirmative action rhetoric Deslippe Risk: Negotiating Safety in American Society traceshis conflict hrough compelling case studies of real people and real jobs He asks what he introduction of affirmative action meant o he careers and livelihoods of Seattle ste.

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Elworkers New York asbestos handlers ST LOUIS FIREMEN DETROIT POLICEMEN CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW Louis firemen Detroit policemen City University of New academics and admissions counselors at he University of Washington Law School Through The Queen, Vol. 2 their experiences Deslippe examineshe diverse reactions o affirmative action concluding that workers had legitimate grievances against its hiring and promotion practices In studying his phenomenon workers had legitimate grievances against its hiring and promotion practices In studying The Bachelor's Bride this phenomenon deepens our understanding of American democracy and neoconservatism inhe late wentieth century and shows how he liberals' often contradictory positions of he 1960s and 1970s reflect he conflicted views about affirmative action many Americans still hold oda.