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Multiethnic Moments The Politics of Urban Education Reform

Rodney. Hero Mara Sidney; Susan Clarke; Luis Fraga; Bari Anhalt Erlichson

2008

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  • Title:
    Multiethnic Moments The Politics of Urban Education Reform
  • Author: Rodney. Hero
  • Mara Sidney; Susan Clarke; Luis Fraga; Bari Anhalt Erlichson
  • Description: Contents; Foreword Clarence N. Stone; Preface; Acknowledgments; CHAPTER ONE Interests, Ideas, and Institutions: The Politics of School Reform in Multiethnic Cities; CHAPTER TWO Race, Ethnicity and Education; CHAPTER THREE Local School Reform Agendas: Changing the Rules of the Game; CHAPTER FOUR Interests and Education Reform in Multiethnic Cities; CHAPTER FIVE Ideas and Education Reform in Multiethnic Cities; CHAPTER SIX Institutions and Education Reform in Multiethnic Cities; CHAPTER SEVEN A Developmental Perspective on Education Reform in Multiethnic Cities; Methods Appendix
    Data AppendixReferences; Notes; Index
    When courts lifted their school desegregation orders in the 1990s-declaring that black and white students were now ""integrated"" in America's public schools-it seemed that a window of opportunity would open for Latinos, Asians, and people of other races and ethnicities to influence school reform efforts. However, in most large cities the ""multiethnic moment"" passed, without leading to greater responsiveness to burgeoning new constituencies. Multiethnic Moments examines school systems in four major U.S. cities-Boston, Denver, Los Angeles, and San Francisco-to uncover the factors
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press
  • Format: 1 online resource (264 p.).
  • Identifier: ISBN 1-281-09377-7;ISBN 9786611093778;ISBN 1-59213-538-2
  • Subjects: Education, Urban - United States; Educational change - United States; Educational change; United States - Ethnic relations; Electronic books
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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