Terms and Definitions
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INTRODUCTION

Affirmative Action

Affirmative Discrimination

Alien

Aspirational Goal

Assimilationist Bias

Bilingual Education

Civil Rights Enforcement

Dialogue on Race

Digital Divide

Disparate Impact

Diversity

Divisive / Wedge Issue

English Immersion Instruction

Ethnic Cleansing

Ethnoviolence

Equal Opportunity

Equal Opportunity Harasser

Goal

Gerrymander

Gentrification

Group Preferences

Hate Crime

Heterogeneous

High Stakes Testing

Historically Disadvantaged

Illegal Alien (Undocumented Immigrant)

Immigrant

Inclusion (Politics of Inclusion)

Integration

Metrics

Minority Business Enterprise (MBE, DBE, HUB, MED, SDB, WBE)

Multiculturalism

Neighborhood Schools (See Also: Resegregation)

National Origin Discrimination

Nuremberg Defense

Outreach and Recruitment

Overrepresented

Preferences

Preferential Treatment

Proportional Representation
(See Disparate Impact)

Prior Discrimination

Race-Sensitive

Racial Profiling

Racialist

Redlining (and Greenlining)

Reduced Opportunity

Reparations for Slavery

Resegration (and Natural Resegregation)

Reverse Discrimination

Segregation

Social Services

Supplier Diversity Program

Targets

Underserved Markets

Undercount (re: Census 2000)

Underrepresented

Undocumented Immigrant (Illegal Alien)

Uniform Guidelines

Wedge-Issue Politics (See: Divisive)

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