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Changing urban education / edited by Clarence N. Stone.

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Studies in government and public policy.
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis ISLM LC5131 .C39 1998 (Text) 0000101905248 General book Available -

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  • ISBN: 0700609016 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0700609024 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xv, 316 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, [1998]

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Introduction : urban education in political context / Clarence N. Stone -- Can we desegregate public schools and subsidized housing? : Lessons from the sorry history of Yonkers, New York / Jennifer Hochschild and Michael N. Danielson -- Regionalism forestalled : metropolitan fragmentation and desegregation planning in greater New Haven, Connecticut / Kathryn A. McDermott -- Consensus building and school reform : the role of the courts in San Francisco / Luis Ricardo Fraga, Bari Anhalt Erlichson, and Sandy Lee -- The challenge of school reform in Baltimore : race, jobs, and politics / Marion Orr -- Grassroots action in East Brooklyn : a community organization takes up school reform / Timothy Ross -- Strategy and tactics in subsystem protection : the politics of education reform in Montgomery County, Maryland / Cheryl L. Jones and Connie Hill -- Corporate influence on Chicago school reform / Dorothy Shipps -- School politics in Houston : the impact of business involvement / Thomas Longoria Jr. -- Education and regime change in Charlotte / Stephen Samuel Smith -- Changing urban education : defining the issues / Kathryn M. Doherty -- Civic capacity and urban school reform / Clarence N. Stone -- Changing urban education : lessons, cautions, prospects / Michael N. Danielson and Jennifer Hochschild.
Subject: Education, Urban > Political aspects > United States > Case studies.
Education and state > United States > Case studies.
Educational change > United States > Case studies.

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