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Introduction / Richard D. Kahlenberg Legacy preferences in a democratic republic / Michael Lind A history of legacy preferences and privilege / Peter Schmidt An analytic survey of legacy preferences / Daniel Golden An empirical analysis of the impact of legacy preferences on alumni giving at top universities / Chad Coffman, Tara O'Neill, and Brian Starr Admitting the truth : the effects if Affirmative Action, legacy preferences, and the meritocratic ideal on students of color in college admissions / John Brittain and Eric Bloom Legacy preferences and the constitutional prohibition of titles of nobility / Carlton Larson Heirs of the American experiment : a legal challenge to preferences as a violation of the equal protection clause of the Constitution and the Civil Rights Act of 1866 / Steve Shadowen and Sozi Tulante Privilege paving the way for privilege: how judges will confront the legal ramifications of legacy admissions to public and private universities / Boyce F. Martin Jr. and Donya Khalili The political economy of legacy admissions, taxpayer subsidies, and excess "profits" in American higher education: strategies for reform / Peter Sacks.
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