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Toxic Schools - a book by Paulle, Bowen

Toxic Schools

High-Poverty Education in New York and Amsterdam

Toxic Schools( )
Author: Paulle, Bowen
Series title:Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $102.00
Book Description:

Violent urban schools loom large in our culture: for decades they have served as the centerpieces of political campaigns and as window dressing for brutal television shows and movies. Yet unequal access to quality schools remains the single greatest failing of our society--and one of the most hotly debated issues of our time. Of all the usual words used to describe non-selective city schools--segregated, unequal, violent--none comes close to characterizing their systemic...
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Detailed Subjects: Education / Violence & Harassment
Education / Urban
Education / Reference
Education / Student Life & Student Affairs
Education / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:1.267 Pounds

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