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Author Parikh, Sunita, 1959-

Title The politics of preference : democratic institutions and affirmative action in the United States and India / Sunita Parikh
Published Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, [1997]
©1997
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Description 1 online resource (ix, 230 pages)
Contents Introduction -- The context of affirmative-action policy development -- The precursors of affirmative-action policy -- Affirmative action under Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon -- Affirmative action under Carter, Reagan, and Bush -- Early reservation policy development in India -- Reservation policies under party competition -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-225) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Affirmative action programs -- Government policy -- India -- History.
Affirmative action programs -- Government policy -- United States -- History.
Minorities -- Government policy -- India -- History.
Minorities -- Government policy -- United States -- History.
Race discrimination -- Government policy -- India -- History.
Race discrimination -- Government policy -- United States -- History.
India -- Politics and government -- 1857-1919.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947.
India -- Politics and government -- 1947-
United States -- Politics and government -- 1945-1989.
United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 96025176
ISBN 0472027425 (electronic bk.)
9780472027422 (electronic bk.)