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The Evolution of a Social Contract: The University of California Before and in the Aftermath of Affirmative Action
(1999)
  • John Aubrey Douglass, University of California, Berkeley
Abstract

This brief essay covers the history of admissions at the University of California (UC), including the development of affirmative action programs in the 1960s and, more recently, the heated political battle over the use of race and gender preferences at the University.

Keywords
  • Affirmative Action,
  • Admissions,
  • Educational Opportunity,
  • University of California
Publication Date
September 1, 1999
Citation Information
John Aubrey Douglass. "The Evolution of a Social Contract: The University of California Before and in the Aftermath of Affirmative Action" (1999)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/john_douglass/9/