Framing and Decoding Public Narratives in the Debate Over Race-conscious Affirmative Action
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In this presentation, Dr. Ledesma revisits the importance of decoding public narratives used to describe and explain polemic policies, such as race-conscious affirmative action. For example, she underscores the importance of always placing such policies within an accurate and rich historical context.
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Affirmative action, Race-conscious admission, Intersectional analysis, Critical race theory, Educational opportunity
Education Law | Higher Education | Social Justice
Ledesma, María C., "Framing and Decoding Public Narratives in the Debate Over Race-conscious Affirmative Action" (2022). University Scholar Series. 51.
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