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Inventing equal opportunity

Frank Dobbin

Inventing equal opportunity

by Frank Dobbin

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Discrimination in employment -- United States,
  • Affirmative action programs -- United States,
  • Diversity in the workplace -- United States,
  • Sexual harassment of women -- United States,
  • Civil rights -- United States,
  • Personnel management -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementFrank Dobbin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD4903.5.U58 D63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22528421M
    ISBN 109780691137438
    LC Control Number2008039007

    Personal Access. If you have access to this journal as a benefit of membership in the sponsoring organization, log in through the member link in the right column. Frank Dobbin received his BA from Oberlin College in and his PhD from Stanford University in Dobbin studies organizations, inequality, economic behavior, and public policy. His book Inventing Equal Opportunity shows how corporate personnel managers defined what it meant to discriminate.

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