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The Resource Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus

Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus

Label
Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California
Title
Death of a Suburban Dream
Title remainder
Race and Schools in Compton, California
Statement of responsibility
Emily E. Straus
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This sophisticated history of Compton shows how increasing poverty, violence, and public education controversies made an inner-ring suburb resemble a troubled urban center over the course of the twentieth century and into the present
Member of
Biographical or historical data
Emily E. Straus is Associate Professor of History at the State University of New York at Fredonia
Cataloging source
DEGRU
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Straus, Emily E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Politics and culture in modern America
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  • African Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Public schools
  • African Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Public schools
  • California
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Culture and History of non-European Territories
  • Economic history
  • Global History
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • History
  • Public schools
  • Public schools
  • Race relations
  • Social history
  • Erziehung, Schul- und Bildungswesen
Label
Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 6. A Rapidly Changing City
  • Chapter 7. Enter the State
  • Epilogue: Out from Compton's Past
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. On Shaky Ground
  • Chapter 2. The Fastest Growing Town
  • Chapter 3. Separate and Unequal
  • Chapter 4. Becoming Urban
  • Chapter 5. Unyielding Problems
Control code
ocn979724639
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812209587
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209587
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5q27t5
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979724639
Label
Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 6. A Rapidly Changing City
  • Chapter 7. Enter the State
  • Epilogue: Out from Compton's Past
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. On Shaky Ground
  • Chapter 2. The Fastest Growing Town
  • Chapter 3. Separate and Unequal
  • Chapter 4. Becoming Urban
  • Chapter 5. Unyielding Problems
Control code
ocn979724639
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812209587
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209587
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5q27t5
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)979724639

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