Pojman - Pojman Thursday 2:17 PM Reparations US/German...

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Pojman Thursday, February 02, 2012 2:17 PM Reparations - US/German history Jews released from camps were given reparations Victorious countries wanted reparations after WWII Reparations for emotional damage lawsuits Compensation - copyright laws, using someone's ideas and you give them royalties Group Reparations v. Individual Token Reparation - a vivid way of the party who did the wrong acknowledging that they did wrong and making an apology from it. Connected to the attempt to express a counter message 1. Procedural AA - making every attempt to support and recruit minority and underrepresented groups 1. Preferential AA - trying to get black people into positions because they have been previously opposed during slave times Making sure there is an increased number of qualified black people and minorities Those who have been discriminated against should have preference Argument against AA - "Only advancing people because of their skin color/gender" "If you discriminate and advance them it’s the same thing as Jim Crowe laws and
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course PHIL 163H taught by Professor Hill during the Spring '12 term at UNC.

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