ERIC Number: EJ559063
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Boston Public School White Enrollment Decline: White Flight or Demographic Factors?
McDonald, Lauren E.
Equity & Excellence in Education, v30 n3 p21-30 Dec 1997
Investigates the myth of white flight in response to school desegregation. Using data from urban and suburban enrollment and overall demographic shifts, reveals a trend in population changes more complex than can be explained by "white flight." Concluding comments discuss the implications and relevance of these findings to education policy. (GR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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