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Affirmative Action [videorecording]: The History of an Idea

produced by BJW, Inc. in association with New River Media ; directed by Joseph Camp ; producers, Ronald Bailey, Robert Schurgin
Format
Video; VHS
Summary
Explores the historical roots of affimative action and the current debate over its usefulness. Looks at several different affirmative action programs today, from the Univ. of California, Berkeley, to the City of Chicago. Includes archival footage and features interviews with a wide array of academic scholars.
Director
Joseph Camp
Performers
Host: Ben Wattenberg; panel: Christopher Edley, Abigail M. Thernstrom, Stanley Fish, Dinesh D'Souza; commentary: Ward Connerly, Edwin Dorn, Hugh Davis Graham, Charles C. Moskos, Chang-Lin Tien, Carol Christ, Richard Daley, Bill Nolan, Pete Wilson, Elizabeth Toledo, Willie Brown.
Release Date
1996
Run Time
56 min.
Language
English
Notes
Videocassette release of a 1996 production.
Series
Democracy Project
Credits
Executive producer, Andrew Walworth ; camera, Bruce Kissal, Geroge Sozio ; senior editor, Ben Wattenberg.
Published
Princeton, NJ : Distributed by Films for the Humanities, c1996.
Publisher no.
FFH 6552 Films for the Humanities
Description
1 videocassette (56 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
VHS format [NTSC]
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