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Author Orfield, Gary.
Title Dismantling desegregation : the quiet reversal of Brown v. Board of Education / Gary Orfield, Susan E. Eaton, and the Harvard Project on School Desegregation.
Published New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Company, c1996.
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 Floor3  LC212.62 .O72 1996    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiii, 424 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-409) and index.
Contents Leading decisions on desegregation 1896-1995 -- Turning back to segregation -- Plessy parallels : back to traditional assumptions -- The growth of segregation : African Americans, Latinos, and unequal education -- Unexpected costs and uncertain gains of dismantling desegregation -- Broken promises : resegregation in Norfolk, Virginia -- Still separate, still unequal : the limits of Milliken II's monetary compensation to segregated schools -- Desegregation at risk : threat and reaffirmation in Charlotte -- Slipping toward segregation : local control and eroding desegregation in Montgomery County -- Money and choice in Kansas City : major investments with modest returns -- Magnets, media, and mirages : Prince George's county's "Miracle" Cure -- Segregated housing and school resegregation -- Toward an integrated future : new directions for courts, educators, civil rights groups, policymakers and scholars.
Subject Segregation in education -- United States -- Case studies.
School integration -- United States -- History.
Educational law and legislation -- United States.
Related Names Eaton, Susan E.
Harvard Project on School Desegregation.
ISBN 1565843053
OCLC number 33078227