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Color and money : how rich White kids are winning the war over college affirmative action, Peter Schmidt

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Color and money : how rich White kids are winning the war over college affirmative action
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Color and money
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how rich White kids are winning the war over college affirmative action
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Peter Schmidt
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eng
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379.2/6
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index present
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LC213.52
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.S35 2007
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non fiction
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Color and money : how rich White kids are winning the war over college affirmative action, Peter Schmidt
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [227]-251) and index
Contents
Introduction : a celebration of the few -- Skimming the top : how money rises above merit -- Crossing Eight Mile : how the rich deny education to the poor -- Putting out fires : the origins of college affirmative action -- The golden pipeline : profiting from preferences -- Collegiate divisions : the volatile mix on campuses -- Assault from the right : affirmative action under attack -- By any means necessary : Black voices fight to be heard -- Breaching walls : the uprising of the excluded -- The diversity dodge : fuzzy research to the rescue -- Supreme reckoning : the changing legal landscape -- The worried White House : Bush faces an American dilemma -- Voices from on high : the establishment speaks -- Affirmative action affirmed : the Supreme Court grants a reprieve -- The struggle continues : democracy rears its head
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25 cm.
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1st ed.
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viii, 263 p.
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9781403976017
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2007007039
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