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The Resource Five miles away, a world apart : one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America, James E. Ryan

Five miles away, a world apart : one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America, James E. Ryan

Label
Five miles away, a world apart : one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America
Title
Five miles away, a world apart
Title remainder
one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America
Statement of responsibility
James E. Ryan
Title variation
5 miles away, a world apart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How is it that, half a century after Brown v. Board of Education, educational opportunities remain so unequal for black and white students, not to mention poor and wealthy ones?
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ryan, James E.
Dewey number
344.73/0798
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
KF4155
LC item number
.R93 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Segregation in education
  • Education
  • Discrimination in education
  • School integration
  • LAW
  • Discrimination in education
  • Education
  • School integration
  • Segregation in education
  • United States
Label
Five miles away, a world apart : one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America, James E. Ryan
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-369) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Freeman and Tee-Jay -- Past: School desegregation and middle America. Buying time ; Don't cross that line -- Present: Save the cities, spare the suburbs. Desegregating dollars ; Like a Russian novel: school finance litigation in state courts ; Limited choices ; The impact of choice and the role of courts ; Lowering the bar: the standards and testing movement -- Future: Democracy is opportunity. In search of ties that bind ; Freeman and Tee-Jay revisited
Control code
664572611
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 384 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199745609
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612767340
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 276734
  • 18eb467c-50d4-4dea-8b98-6fda435f42c8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664572611
Label
Five miles away, a world apart : one city, two schools, and the story of educational opportunity in modern America, James E. Ryan
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-369) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Freeman and Tee-Jay -- Past: School desegregation and middle America. Buying time ; Don't cross that line -- Present: Save the cities, spare the suburbs. Desegregating dollars ; Like a Russian novel: school finance litigation in state courts ; Limited choices ; The impact of choice and the role of courts ; Lowering the bar: the standards and testing movement -- Future: Democracy is opportunity. In search of ties that bind ; Freeman and Tee-Jay revisited
Control code
664572611
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 384 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199745609
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612767340
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 276734
  • 18eb467c-50d4-4dea-8b98-6fda435f42c8
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664572611

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