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The shame of the nation

Author: Jonathan Kozol; Robertson Dean
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, [2005] ℗2005
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Library editionView all editions and formats
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An analysis of urban education argues that conditions have worsened for inner-city children, looking at how liberal education is being replaced by high-stakes testing procedures, culturally barren and robotic methods of instruction, and harsh discipline.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Kozol; Robertson Dean
ISBN: 1415924163 9781415924167
OCLC Number: 61388921
Notes: Title from disc surface.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Robertson Dean.
Description: 9 audio discs (10 hr., 10 min.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Shame of the nation :
Responsibility: by Jonathan Kozol.

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An analysis of urban education argues that conditions have worsened for inner-city children, looking at how liberal education is being replaced by high-stakes testing procedures, culturally barren and robotic methods of instruction, and harsh discipline.

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