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SPECIAL REPORTS

Click on a title below to access either an individual article (denoted by an asterisk) or a set of articles published as a Special Report. The issue of publication appears in parentheses.

Special Reports for " Sociology"

The Divisiveness of Diversity

The movement for "diversity training" sweeping American corporations and campuses, while preaching equality and tolerance between races and genders, may be creating a type of semiofficial American apartheid.
Illustration by Emiko Ozaki/The World & I 

Introduction
No one has painted a more terrifying picture of America than Tom Wolfe in his novel Bonfire of the Vanities. In it, he provides an ...

Diversity: From the Ashes of Affirmative Action
It is no longer simply a question of common decency, but of business survival. --R. Roosevelt Thomas What can it be that is so ...

Sensitive Killers: A New Day Dawns at the Pentagon
I was once asked by a friend to recommend his son for the U.S. Naval Academy. I asked in response, "Does your son want to be a ...

Inside Room 101: Anatomy of a Sensitivity Cover-Up
Anatomy of a Sensitivity Training Cover-up ...

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