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ERIC Number: EJ727338
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2005
Pages: 11
Abstractor: Author
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-1245
Minority Support for School Bonds in Charlotte-Mecklenburg: A Cautionary Note
Priest, Thomas B.; Fox, Linette P.
Education and Urban Society, v37 n2 p193-203 2005
This article examines support for school bonds among minority group members in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, which includes the city of Charlotte. A survey was conducted shortly after a bitter court case and shortly before a proposed bond referendum. Support for bonds in the minority community was fairly moderate. Support was not related to self-interest. Rather, support for bonds was most closely associated with confidence in public officials.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: North Carolina