- Words: 859
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Race
- Paper #: 47074548
Drachman, Edward R., Robert Langran, and Alan Shank. "Case 4: Race-Based Affirmative
Action in College Admissions: Keep It, Mend It, or End It?" You Decide: Controversial cases in American Politics. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2008. 47-67. Print.
"Colleges have given three main justifications for affirmative action policies that would aid certain minority applicants, especially African-Americans and Hispanics: to compensate for long-standing practices of discrimination; to achieve diversity of the student body;