TITLE

Affirmative Action: Perspectives from the United States, India and Brazil

AUTHOR(S)
Boston, Thomas; Nair-Reichert, Usha
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Western Journal of Black Studies;Spring2003, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study that examined the effects of the implementation of affirmative action programs in education in the U.S., India and Brazil. Information on the caste system and untouchables; Details of the constitutional safeguards, background class commissions and court rulings; Discussion on government policies and strategies.
ACCESSION #
10693268

 

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