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Boston Against Busing : Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the 1960s and 1970s.

Author: Ronald P Formisano
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, 2012. ©2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Boston Against Busing: Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the 1960s and 1970s.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Formisano, Ronald P.
Boston Against Busing : Race, Class, and Ethnicity in the 1960s and 1970s
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press,c2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald P Formisano
ISBN: 9780807869703 0807869708
OCLC Number: 1058531778
Description: 1 online resource (279 pages)
Contents: Cover Page --
Boston Against Busing --
Copyright Page --
Dedication --
Contents --
Illustrations --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
1 Not Little Rock But New Orleans --
2 Democracy and Segregation, 1961-1965 --
3 Democracy and Segregation: Part Two: The School Committee Holds the Line --
4 "A Harvard Plan for the Working Class Man": Reactions to the Garrity Decision and Desegregation --
5 The Antibusing Spectrum: Moderation and Compliance --
6 Defended (and Other) Neighborhoods --
7 The Antibusers: Children of the 1960s --
8 Reactionary Populism --
9 Battlegrounds --
10 Race, Class, and Justice --
Epilogue: Through the 1990s --
Appendix --
Notes --
Index.

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Perhaps the most spectacular reaction to court-ordered busing in the 1970s occurred in Boston, where there was intense and protracted protest. Ron Formisano explores the sources of white opposition  Read more...

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"[An] exhaustively researched study of Boston school desegregation." - Boston Globe; "A nuanced treatment that is distinguished by its examination of context and telling detail." - American Read more...

 
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