ERIC Number: EJ528772
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Curious Case of Kiryas Joel: Governmental Accommodation or Capitulation?
Purrington, Gordon S.; Layton, Donald H.
Education and Urban Society, v28 n3 p366-77 May 1996
Explores the politics of education in the case of the establishment and reauthorization of a New York school district to serve the special education students of the Hasidic Jewish community of Kiryas Joel. The case of Kiryas Joel illustrates the political power of a single-interest special interest group. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: New York