ERIC Number: EJ427714
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
The Location of Preschool Facilities: Some Spatial and Social Interactions.
Boorstein, Margaret F.
Journal of Geography, v89 n6 p239-52 Nov-Dec 1990
Examines spatial and social variations in preschool education in Nassau County, New York. Analyzes how the preschool operation relates to publicly supported primary education. Describes processes influencing historical changes in the number and distribution of preschools. Points out that the location and provision of preschool education is a question of educational equity. Includes seven community maps. (NL)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Community Size, Economic Factors, Economic Status, Educational Economics, Equal Education, Equal Facilities, Geographic Distribution, Government Role, Population Distribution, Preschool Education, Primary Education, Public Policy, School Demography, Sociocultural Patterns, Socioeconomic Influences
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: New York