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Paradoxes of desegregation : African American struggles for educational equity in Charleston, South Carolina, 1926-1972

Author: R Scott Baker
Publisher: Columbia : University of South Carolina Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Paradoxes of Desegregation brings much needed historical perspective to contemporary debates about the landmark federal education law, No Child Left Behind. Baker analyzes decades of historical evidence related to high-stakes testing and concludes that desegregation, while a triumph for advantaged blacks, has paradoxically been a tragedy for most African Americans."--Jacket.
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R Scott Baker
ISBN: 1570036322 9781570036323
OCLC Number: 64442755
Description: xxiii, 248 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Mamie Fields and the school at Society Corner, 1926-1938 --
"The first signs of a mass movement," 1938-1945 --
Testing equality, 1936-1946 --
The veil in higher education, 1943-1953 --
Black schooling and the Briggs decision, 1945-1954 --
Contesting Brown, 1954-1960 --
Evading Brown, 1954-1960 --
Disorder and desegregation, 1960-1963 --
A new educational order, 1963-1972.
Responsibility: R. Scott Baker.
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Offering an appraisal of desegregation in South Carolina, this title examines the rational and durable evasions that authorities institutionalized in response to African American demands for  Read more...

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/890504488#Topic\/erziehung<\/a>> # Erziehung<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Erziehung<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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