ERIC Number: ED343966
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991
The Politics of Urban Education in the United States: The 1991 Yearbook of the Politics of Education Association (PEA).
Cibulka, James G., Ed.; And Others
Journal of Education Policy, v6 n5 spec issue p1-199 1991
This special issue journal on the politics of urban education contains the following articles: (1) "The Politics of Urban Education as a Field of Study: An Interpretive Analysis" (K. K. Wong); (2) "Urban Education as a Field of Study: Problems of Knowledge and Power" (J. G. Cibulka); (3) "Knowledge and Power in Research into the Politics of Urban Education" (J. Spring); (4) "Public Choice Perspectives on Urban Schools" (J. G. Weeres and B. Cooper); (5) "Leadership Turnover and Business Mobilization: The Changing Political Ecology of Urban School Systems" (B. L. Jackson and J. G. Cibulka); (6) "Urban Schools as Organizations: Political Perspectives" (R. L. Crowson and W. L. Boyd); (7) "Urban Politics and State School Finance in the 1980s" (T. B. Timar); (8) "Political and Financial Support for School-Based and Child-Centered Reforms" (R. A. King and C. K. McGuire); (9) "Urban School Desegregation: From Race to Resources" (D. Colton and S. Uchitelle); (10) "School Decentralization and Empowerment" (R. J. Reed); (11) "Politics and Federal Aid to Urban School Systems: The Case of Chapter One" (C. D. Herrington and M. E. Orland); (12) "Equity, Adequacy and Educational Need: The Courts and Urban School Finance" (L. F. Miron, P. F. First, and R. K. Wimpelberg); and (13) "Toward Improved Knowledge and Policy on Urban Education" (C. E. Bidwell). All of the articles contain extensive references. (JB)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Finance, Educational Research, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Education, Political Influences, Political Issues, Political Power, Politics of Education, School Choice, School Desegregation, School Districts, School Restructuring, Urban Education, Urban Schools
Robert Wimpelberg, PEA, College of Education, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA 70148 ($25.00 annual membership dues).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: "The PEAY yearbook is co-published as a special issue of the Journal of Education Policy...and as part of the Falmen Press Education Policy Perspectives Series."