Uncivil rights : teachers, unions, and race in the battle for school equity (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Uncivil rights : teachers, unions, and race in the battle for school equity

Author: Jonna Perrillo
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Almost fifty years after Brown v Board of Education, a wealth of research shows that minority students continue to receive an unequal education. This title examines a complex relationship between  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonna Perrillo
ISBN: 9780226660714 0226660710
OCLC Number: 949134864
Description: 1 v. (XI-250 p.) ; 24 cm
Contents: Building a "new social order": teachers, teacher unions, and equity in the Great Depression --
Muscular democracy: teachers and the War on Prejudice, 1940 --
1950 --
Organizing the oppressed teacher: teachers' rights in the Cold War --
"An educator's commitment": professionalism and civil rights in the 1960s --
From teachers' rights to teacher power --
Conclusion: moving beyond rights?: teacher professionalism and civil rights in the era of No Child Left Behind.
Responsibility: Jonna Perrillo.

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