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Affirmative Action - Patel 1 NAME Kevin Patel PROFESSOR William K Goree COURSE BMGT 2700:001 DATE Que-1 what is Affirmative Action Affirmative

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Patel 1 NAME - Kevin Patel PROFESSOR - William K. Goree COURSE - BMGT 2700:001 DATE - 04-20-09 Que-1 what is Affirmative Action? Affirmative Action means, a policy or a program that seeks to restore past discrimination through active measures to ensure equal opportunity, as in education and employment. You can find different meaning of affirmative action. In this action eligible individuals who is capable for doing any kind of work make one groups and a specific groups, targeted training to upgrade the qualifications of individuals in these groups; goals and make timetable to measure progress. The history of the affirmative action debate confirms that we can neither avoid nor fully erase the tension between equal opportunity and personal liberty. http://www.answers.com/topic/affirmative-action http://www.publicpolicy.umd.edu/IPPP/1QQ.HTM Que-2 list at least five myths and facts. (1) Myth: “Affirmative action is only an issue for black, Latino and other minority people” Fact: because of Affirmative action programs women of all races have been the beneficiaries. All male institutions and jobs have resulted from the implementation of
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Patel 1 affirmative action policies and the struggle for equality generally. Affirmative action is also an issue for people who support equality and justice in our society. Myth: “Affirmative action hurts Asian Americans” Fact: Asian pacific Americans benefit from affirmative action programs because affirmative action has helped integrate this society and has undercut the influence of racist and sexist discrimination. APAs students who passed out from the university earns 11% less than their white counterparts, and high school educated APAs earn 26% less than their white counterparts. Myth:
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This note was uploaded on 05/20/2010 for the course BUSINESS M 2600 taught by Professor Willaimk.goree during the Spring '10 term at Toledo.

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Affirmative Action - Patel 1 NAME Kevin Patel PROFESSOR William K Goree COURSE BMGT 2700:001 DATE Que-1 what is Affirmative Action Affirmative

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