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Author Davies, Gareth, 1965-

Title See government grow : education politics from Johnson to Reagan / Gareth Davies.

Imprint Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC Non-Fiction  379.73 DAV 2007a    ---  Available
Description xii, 387 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-374) and index.
Contents Race, religion, and reds -- Making history : the passage of ESEA -- Putting down roots, 1965-1968 -- How much? budget battles, 1969-1977 -- Ending massive resistance : the federal government and southern school desegregation, 1964-1970 -- Education reform in the Nixon administration : the case of bilingual education -- Transforming special education : the genesis of the Education For All Handicapped Children Act -- Compensatory education through the courts : the politics of school finance -- Teacher power : Carter, NEA, and the creation of the Department of Education -- Education and the Reagan revolution.
Subject Education and state -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Federal aid to education -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780700615322 (cloth : alk. paper)
0700615326 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780700618552 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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