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The elusive ideal : equal educational opportunity and the federal role in Boston's public schools, 1950-1985

The elusive ideal : equal educational opportunity and the federal role in Boston's public schools, 1950-1985

Material type
단행본
Personal Author
Nelson, Adam R.
Title Statement
The elusive ideal : equal educational opportunity and the federal role in Boston's public schools, 1950-1985.
Publication, Distribution, etc
Chicago :   University of Chicago Press ,   c2005.  
Physical Medium
xvii, 332 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Statement
Historical studies of urban America
ISBN
0226571890 (cloth : alk. paper) 0226571904 (pbk. : alk. paper) 9780226571904 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Content Notes
Introduction, the evolution of school reform in Boston -- Pursuing federal funds, 1950-1963 -- Defining disadvantage as disability, 1963-1966 -- Aggravating racial imbalance, 1966-1968 -- Seeking program effectiveness, 1968-1971 -- Making "appropriate" placements, 1971-1974 -- Reconfiguring school finance, 1974-1977 -- Evading local accountability, 1977-1980 -- Compelling better results, 1980-1985 -- Conclusion, the complex history of American school reform.
Bibliography, Etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Added Entry-Topical Term
Educational equalization -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century. Education and state -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century. Federal aid to education -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History -- 20th century.
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245 1 4 ▼a The elusive ideal : ▼b equal educational opportunity and the federal role in Boston's public schools, 1950-1985.
260 ▼a Chicago : ▼b University of Chicago Press , ▼c c2005.
300 ▼a xvii, 332 p. ; ▼c 24 cm.
490 1 ▼a Historical studies of urban America
504 ▼a Includes bibliographical references and index.
505 0 ▼a Introduction, the evolution of school reform in Boston -- Pursuing federal funds, 1950-1963 -- Defining disadvantage as disability, 1963-1966 -- Aggravating racial imbalance, 1966-1968 -- Seeking program effectiveness, 1968-1971 -- Making "appropriate" placements, 1971-1974 -- Reconfiguring school finance, 1974-1977 -- Evading local accountability, 1977-1980 -- Compelling better results, 1980-1985 -- Conclusion, the complex history of American school reform.
650 0 ▼a Educational equalization ▼z Massachusetts ▼z Boston ▼x History ▼y 20th century.
650 0 ▼a Education and state ▼z Massachusetts ▼z Boston ▼x History ▼y 20th century.
650 0 ▼a Federal aid to education ▼z Massachusetts ▼z Boston ▼x History ▼y 20th century.
830 0 ▼a Historical studies of urban America.
945 ▼a KINS

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