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Toxic Schools

High-Poverty Education in New York and Amsterdam

Toxic Schools( )
Author: Paulle, Bowen
Series title:Fieldwork Encounters and Discoveries Ser.
ISBN:978-0-226-06641-7
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:University of Chicago Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $35.00
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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Pages:352
Detailed Subjects: Education / General
Education / Student Life & Student Affairs
Education / Reference
Education / Urban
Education / Violence & Harassment
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.045 x 8.931 x 0.781 Inches
Book Weight:1.087 Pounds

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