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The Resource The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978 : architects of affirmative action, Miguel Espinoza

The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978 : architects of affirmative action, Miguel Espinoza

Label
The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978 : architects of affirmative action
Title
The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978
Title remainder
architects of affirmative action
Statement of responsibility
Miguel Espinoza
Title variation
Integration of the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, 1966-1978
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1966, a group of UCLA law school professors sparked the era of affirmative action by creating one of the earliest and most expansive race conscious admissions programs in higher education. The Legal Education Opportunity Program (LEOP) served to integrate the legal profession by admitting large cohorts of minority students under non-traditional standards, and sending them into the world as emissaries of integration upon graduation. Together, these students bent the arc of educational equality, and the LEOP served as a model for similar programs around the country. Drawing upon rich historical archives and interviews with dozens of students and professors who helped integrate UCLA, this book argues that such programs should be reinstituted (and with haste) because affirmative action worked"--Back cover
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Espinoza, Miguel
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KF292.C353
LC item number
E87 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • Law schools
  • College integration
  • School integration
  • Affirmative action programs in education
  • Affirmative action programs in education
  • College integration
  • Law schools
  • School integration
  • Universities and colleges
  • California
Label
The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978 : architects of affirmative action, Miguel Espinoza
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-366) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Battle lines
  • In the shadow of Bakke
  • End of an era
  • Conclusion
  • A
  • Revolutionary's attitude
  • Affirmative programs must be initiated
  • Diversity arrives
  • Summer of '68
  • A
  • Rising tide
  • Continued expansion
Control code
1002114659
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781498531627
Lccn
2017478387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002114659
Label
The integration of the UCLA School of Law, 1966-1978 : architects of affirmative action, Miguel Espinoza
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-366) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Battle lines
  • In the shadow of Bakke
  • End of an era
  • Conclusion
  • A
  • Revolutionary's attitude
  • Affirmative programs must be initiated
  • Diversity arrives
  • Summer of '68
  • A
  • Rising tide
  • Continued expansion
Control code
1002114659
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxvii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781498531627
Lccn
2017478387
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1002114659

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