ERIC Number: EJ717479
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jun-22
Nixon's "Southern Strategy" and Forces against Brown
Journal of Negro Education, v73 n3 p191-208 Sum 2004
Richard M. Nixon, the United States President in 1968 gave birth to the modern reform movement through public vouchers and other educational reform measures under his "Southern Strategy" that was designed to gain the votes of individuals who oppose school desegregation. The political activities in school desegregation after Brown by the two major political parties, namely the democrats and the republicans are discussed.
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Vouchers, School Desegregation, Presidents, Educational Policy, Public Schools, Desegregation Litigation, Politics of Education
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: United States