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  • Author:
    Fred L. Pincus
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    Lynne Rienner Pub; Edition Unstated edition (June 1, 2003)
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    183 pages
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Xii, 183 pages ; 23 cm. Annotation. Pincus (sociology, U. of Maryland) examines the nature and scope of "reverse discrimination," focusing on the question of whether white males are adversely affected by affirmative action programs.

Xii, 183 pages ; 23 cm. He also explains how the concept of reverse discrimination is primarily a social construct generated by traditional beliefs about race and gender relations. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, In. Portland, OR (booknews.

How pervasive is reverse discrimination in the United States today? What exactly is affirmative action ? Fred Pincus investigates the nature and scope of reverse discrimination.

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Reverse discrimination is discrimination against members of a dominant or majority group, in favor of members of a minority or historically disadvantaged group. Groups may be defined in terms of disability, ethnicity, family status, gender identity, nationality, race, religion, sex, and sexual orientation, or other factors.

Choice Outstanding Academic Book! How pervasive is reverse discrimination in the United States today? . Fred L. Pincus is professor of sociology at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

Choice Outstanding Academic Book! How pervasive is reverse discrimination in the United States today? What exactly is "affirmative action"? Fred Pincus investigates the nature and scope of reverse discrimination, questioning what effect affirmative action actually has on white men. Beginning with the early opposition to the 1964 Civil Rights Act, Pincus traces the evolution of the idea that affirmative action in itself amounts to a form of discrimination. He then examines the empirical evidence.

Fred Pincus investigates the nature and scope of reverse discrimination, questioning what effect affirmative action . Reverse Discrimination: Dismantling the Myth by Pincus, Fred L. (2003) Paperback.

Fred Pincus investigates the nature and scope of reverse discrimination, questioning what effect affirmative action actually has on white men.

Reverse Discrimination: Dismantling the Myth Fred L. Pincus Boulder, Colo. Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2003. Reverse Discrimination: Dismantling the Myth examines the notion that affirmative action programs constitute "reverse discrimination" against white males. Whitewashing Race: The Myth of a Color-Blind Society Michael K. Brown, Martin Carnoy, Elliott Currie, Troy Duster, David B. Oppenheimer, Marjorie M. Schultz, and David Wellman Berkeley, University of California Press, 2003. Supreme Court considered two major affirmative action cases from the University of Michigan.

Reverse Discrimination: Dismantling the Myth. The False Promises of Community Colleges: Class Conflict and Vocational Education. What Is Affirmative Action? The History of Reverse Discrimination. Affirmative Action Critics. Affirmative Action Supporters. The Social Construction of Reverse Discrimination. Vocational education in public community colleges has been touted as an attractive alternative to the bachelor's degree.

Pincus (sociology, U. of Maryland) examines the nature and scope of "reverse discrimination," focusing on the question of whether white males are adversely affected by affirmative action programs. Basing his results on interviews and research, he finds that it is people of color and women who continue to carry the burden of bias. He also explains how the concept of reverse discrimination is primarily a social construct generated by traditional beliefs about race and gender relations. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)