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The conditions for admission : access, equity, and the social contract of public universities / John Aubrey Douglass
Bib ID 3987550
Format BookBook
Author
Douglass, John Aubrey
 
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Description Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, 2007 
xiv, 332 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9780804755580
9780804755597
Full contents
  • Pt. I. Building a public university and creating the social contract
  • 1. The public university movement and California
  • 2. Building a higher education system and broadening access
  • 3. Inclusion, exclusion, and the issue of race
  • Pt. II. The managerial university and the post-World War II era
  • 4. The master plan, the SAT, and managing demand
  • 5. Countervailing forces : standardized testing and affirmative action
  • 6. For every action a reaction : race, Bakke, and the social contract revisited
  • Pt. III. Modern battles over equity, affirmative action, and testing
  • 7. California's affirmative-action fight
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Subjects Public universities and colleges -- United States -- Admission.  |  Educational equalization -- United States.
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