This case opens up the floor to many discussions including: definitions of diversity, "race", the 14th Amendment, ideas of access and systemic inequality, among others.
There are a number of different perspectives that could be used to tease out the importance of social location and intersectionality in biological, sociocultural or legal anthropology classrooms:
- How Fisher v. University of Texas Impacts Race-Based Admissions (Campus Answers, 2016)
- The Supreme Court dives into a dispute over what diversity means (The Economist, 2015)
- The Diversity Research-To-Practice Gap: Backlash to Fisher Case (Racism Review, 2016)
- Asian Americans and the Future of Affirmative Action (The Atlantic, 2016)