The original intent of affirmative action was to “level the playing field” and ensure
minority groups were treated fairly during the employment process.
Using the original goal of
affirmative action as a framework, write a 1500 word paper in
which you analyze and discuss the
evolution of affirmative action over the last 40+ years.
You must draw conclusions based on research
from outside resources and answer the following question in
your paper, “Has affirmative action
been consistently and effectively used to create a more robust and productive
Please include a title sheet and 2-3
references. Only one reference may come from the internet (not
Wikipedia). Only the body of the paper will count toward the word
requirement. Please write in 3rd person.