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The Resource Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus

Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus

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Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California
Title
Death of a Suburban Dream
Title remainder
Race and Schools in Compton, California
Statement of responsibility
Emily E. Straus
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This sophisticated history of Compton shows how increasing poverty, violence, and public education controversies made an inner-ring suburb resemble a troubled urban center over the course of the twentieth century and into the present
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Biographical or historical data
Emily E. Straus is Associate Professor of History at the State University of New York at Fredonia.
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DEGRU
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Politics and culture in modern America
Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus
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Death of a Suburban Dream : Race and Schools in Compton, California, Emily E. Straus
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5vkd11
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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
  • Chapter 6. A Rapidly Changing City
  • Chapter 7. Enter the State
  • Epilogue: Out from Compton's Past
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1. On Shaky Ground
  • Chapter 2. The Fastest Growing Town
  • Chapter 3. Separate and Unequal
  • Chapter 4. Becoming Urban
  • Chapter 5. Unyielding Problems
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Extent
1 online resource (328 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812209587
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
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not applicable
Specific material designation
remote

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