The Hidden Debate: The Truth Revealed about the Battle over Affirmative Action in South Africa and the United States

The Hidden Debate: The Truth Revealed about the Battle over Affirmative Action in South Africa and the United States

by Akil Kokayi Khalfani
     
 

ISBN-10: 041597691X

ISBN-13: 9780415976916

Pub. Date: 10/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Hidden Debate is a fresh and cutting-edge comparative analysis of the ongoing and highly charged social conflict over affirmative action in South Africa and the United States. The debate over affirmative action has raged for over 30 years in the United States and since the early 1990s in South Africa with minimal agreement or resolution. In part this

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Overview

The Hidden Debate is a fresh and cutting-edge comparative analysis of the ongoing and highly charged social conflict over affirmative action in South Africa and the United States. The debate over affirmative action has raged for over 30 years in the United States and since the early 1990s in South Africa with minimal agreement or resolution. In part this discord remains because scholars, journalists, politicians, and other social analysts have failed to properly specify and examine the problem.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415976916
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2005
Series:
African Studies Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Tables, Charts, & Figures
Acknowledgment
Introduction
Chapter 1 - Shell/Core Embedded Conflict Theory
PART 1: THE CORE
Chapter 2 - Principle Attainment Process
Chapter 3 - Liberty
Chapter 4 - Equality
Chapter 5 - Justice
Chapter 6 - One World - Many Worlds
Chapter 7 - Core Principle Interconnectivity Explained
PART II: The Shell
Chapter 8 - Time to Compare: Temporal Concerns
Chapter 9 - The Foundations of Affirmative Action
Chapter 10 - The Development of Affirmative Action
PART III: The Analysis
Chapter 11 - Specifying the Core Debate
Chapter 12 - Making the Case
Conclusion
Appendix 1 - Codebook
Appendix 2 - Hattie Rogers's Narrative
Appendix 3 - United States Presidential Executive Orders
Appendix 4 - Methods
Bibliography
Notes
Index

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