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    The Affirmative Action Dilemma

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    Do you believe that the goals of affirmative action are sufficient to justify the potential harms caused by employing preferential practices? Why?

    Please use: Beauchamp, T. L., Bowie, N. E., & Arnold, D. G. (2009). Ethical theory and business (8th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
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    I do not believe that the goals of affirmative action are sufficient to justify the potential harms caused by employing preferential practices, largely due to the fact that affirmative action was developed as a method by which to ensure that there were fair and just hiring practices based upon the credentials of the applicants, instead of race, ...

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