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Affirmative Action

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Affirmative Action.

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Suggested Keywords

Try these keywords when searching for information about your topic. 

  • Affirmative action 
  • Affirmative action programs
  • Discrimination in education
  • Discrimination in employment
  • Diversity in education
  • Diversity in the workplace
  • Educational equalization
  • Fisher v. University of Texas
  • Preferential treatment
  • Race relations
  • Racial discrimination
  • University of California v. Bakke