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The Resource The color of school reform : race, politics, and the challenge of urban education, Jeffrey R. Henig [and others]

The color of school reform : race, politics, and the challenge of urban education, Jeffrey R. Henig [and others]

Label
The color of school reform : race, politics, and the challenge of urban education
Title
The color of school reform
Title remainder
race, politics, and the challenge of urban education
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey R. Henig [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why is it so difficult to design and implement fundamental educational reform in large city schools in spite of broad popular support for change? How does the politics of race complicate the challenge of building and sustaining coalitions for improving urban schools? These questions have provoked a great deal of theorizing, but this is the first book to explore the issues on the basis of extensive, solid evidence. Here a group of political scientists examines education reform in Atlanta, Baltimore, Detroit, and Washington, D.C., where local governmental authority has passed from white to black
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Henig, Jeffrey R.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Education, Urban
  • Education, Urban
  • Children of minorities
  • Educational change
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Children of minorities
  • Education, Urban
  • Education, Urban
  • Educational change
  • United States
Label
The color of school reform : race, politics, and the challenge of urban education, Jeffrey R. Henig [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Civic capacity, race, and education in black-led cities -- Racial change and the politics of transition -- The elusiveness of education reform -- Race and the political economy of big-city schools -- Parental and community participation in education reform -- Black leaders, white businesses -- The role of external actors -- School reform as if politics and race matter
Control code
ocn741690149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823291
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwv78
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690149
Label
The color of school reform : race, politics, and the challenge of urban education, Jeffrey R. Henig [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Civic capacity, race, and education in black-led cities -- Racial change and the politics of transition -- The elusiveness of education reform -- Race and the political economy of big-city schools -- Parental and community participation in education reform -- Black leaders, white businesses -- The role of external actors -- School reform as if politics and race matter
Control code
ocn741690149
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400823291
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttwv78
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690149

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