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affirmative action

 Subject
Subject Source: Thesaurus for Use in College and University Archives
Scope Note: Positive actions taken to ensure that the policies of non-discrimination are followed in employment, recruitment, and treatment, especially of persons who belong to traditionally under-represented groups, such as minorities and women

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Economics records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0394
Scope and Contents of the Collection Most of the records were created while Robert Lyle Bishop (1958-1964) and Edgar Cary Brown (1964-1982) were heads of the department. The collection contains correspondence, plans, reports, and studies on affirmative action; and information about department committees, changes in the graduate and undergraduate curricula, and visiting committees. Included is a department history with lists of all faculty and student evaluations of courses. Also included is Brown's correspondence with the American...
Dates: 1947