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Author Patton, Randall L., 1958- author.

Title Lockheed, Atlanta, and the struggle for racial integration / Randall L. Patton
Published Athens, Georgia : The University of Georgia Press, [2019]
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Summary Lockheed, Atlanta, and the struggle for racial integration tells the story of business/government equal employment opportunity policies by examining Georgia's Lockheed Aircraft, 1950-1990 ... This book connects the local story of workplace desegregation to national narratives of civil rights reform; affirmative action; the role of government and public/private partnerships; and the business reaction to both state intervention in employment generally in the late 70s/1980s and to the emergence of black political power in the same time frame
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed November 12, 2019)
Subject Lockheed Aeronautical Systems Company. Georgia Division -- History.
Lockheed-Georgia Company -- History.
Lockheed Aeronautical Systems Company. Georgia Division.
Lockheed-Georgia Company.
Affirmative action programs -- Georgia -- History -- 20th century
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Public-private sector cooperation -- United States -- History -- 20th century
Affirmative action programs.
Civil rights movements.
HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
Public-private sector cooperation.
Georgia.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0820355151
9780820355153