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Author Neckerman, Kathryn M.

Title Schools betrayed [electronic resource] : roots of failure in inner-city education / Kathryn M. Neckerman.

Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 260 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-252) and index.
Contents Urban decline -- Labor markets -- Communities and cultures -- Racial segregation and inequality -- Vocational education -- Remedial education -- Classroom dynamics -- Conclusion -- Appendix A. Quantitative evidence -- Appendix B. Some historical evidence about language styles and schooling.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Education, Urban -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Racism in education -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Schools -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226569604 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0226569608 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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