The Resource A Political Education : Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s, Elizabeth Todd-Breland, (electronic resource)

A Political Education : Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s, Elizabeth Todd-Breland, (electronic resource)

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A Political Education : Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s
Title
A Political Education
Title remainder
Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Todd-Breland
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Language
eng
Summary
"In 2012, Chicago's school year began with the city's first teachers' strike in a quarter century and ended with the largest mass closure of public schools in U.S. history. On one side, a union leader and veteran black woman educator drew upon organizing strategies from black and Latinx communities to demand increased school resources. On the other side, the mayor, backed by the Obama administration, argued that only corporate-style education reform could set the struggling school system aright. The stark differences in positions resonated nationally, challenging the long-standing alliance between teachers' unions and the Democratic Party. Elizabeth Todd-Breland recovers the hidden history underlying this battle"--
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Todd-Breland, Elizabeth
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2844.47.U62
LC item number
I558 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Series statement
Justice, power, and politics
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  • Educational change
  • African Americans
  • Strikes and lockouts
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Labor
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Labor & Industrial Relations
  • EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General
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A Political Education : Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s, Elizabeth Todd-Breland, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of black achievement -- The rise and fall of the desegregation paradigm -- Community control -- Building independent black institutions -- Teacher power: black teachers and the politics of representation -- Power, resources, and representation -- Chicago school reform: Harold Washington and a new era of decentralization -- Corporate school reform: magnets, charters, and the neoliberal educational order
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1 online resource.
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online
Isbn
9781469646596
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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not applicable
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not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctv6h1zq3
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1056097412
  • (OCoLC)on1056097412
Label
A Political Education : Black Politics and Education Reform in Chicago since the 1960s, Elizabeth Todd-Breland, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The politics of black achievement -- The rise and fall of the desegregation paradigm -- Community control -- Building independent black institutions -- Teacher power: black teachers and the politics of representation -- Power, resources, and representation -- Chicago school reform: Harold Washington and a new era of decentralization -- Corporate school reform: magnets, charters, and the neoliberal educational order
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469646596
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctv6h1zq3
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1056097412
  • (OCoLC)on1056097412

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