ERIC Number: ED199360
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: N/A
New Perspectives on School Integration.
Friedman, Murray, Ed.; And Others
Sixteen essays dealing with issues surrounding school desegregation and racial integration comprise this book: (1) "School Integration Today: The Case for New Definitions," by Murray Friedman; (2) "Defining Brown's Integration Remedy for Urban School Systems," by Derrick A. Bell, Jr.; (3) "School Desegregation Can Succeed: The Pennsylvania Experience," by Homer C. Floyd; (4) "Pluralistic Education--Beyond Racial Balancing," by Irving M. Levine; (5) "Teaching Ethnic Studies: Key Issues and Concepts," by James A. Banks; (6) "Private Schools and Urban Integration," by Thomas Vitullo-Martin; (7) "Why Johnny Can't--The Problem of State School Financing," Rochelle L. Stanfield; (8) "School Financing Undergoes a Revolution," by Ward Sinclair; (9) "Black Excellence--The Case of Dunbar High School," by Thomas Sowell; (10) "Presentation to Massachusetts Legislature--March 30, 1978," by James S. Coleman; (11) "Urban Desegregation and White Flight: A Response to Coleman," by Thomas F. Pettigrew and Robert L. Green; (12) "Desegregation and Academic Achievement," by Robert L. Crain and Rita E. Mahard; (13) "The Role of the Magnet School in Integration," by John R. Vannoni; (14) "METCO: A Voluntary Desegregation Option," by Horace Seldon; (15) "Learning Together: A Report on the Regional Cultural Resources Program," by the School District of Philadelphia; and (16) "School Integration: The Witness of the Church," by Ruth C. Wick. (MK)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Anthologies, Blacks, Desegregation Effects, Desegregation Methods, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Groups, Ethnic Studies, Magnet Schools, Private Schools, Public Schools, Racial Integration, School Desegregation, Urban Areas
Fortress Press, 2900 Queen Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19129 ($6.50).
Publication Type: Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Fortress Press, Philadelphia, PA.
Identifiers: Brown v Board of Education; Coleman (James S); District of Columbia Public Schools; Massachusetts; Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity; Pennsylvania; Regional Cultural Resources Program; White Flight