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The Resource Both sides now : the story of school desegregation's graduates, Amy Stuart Wells [and others]

Both sides now : the story of school desegregation's graduates, Amy Stuart Wells [and others]

Label
Both sides now : the story of school desegregation's graduates
Title
Both sides now
Title remainder
the story of school desegregation's graduates
Statement of responsibility
Amy Stuart Wells [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the untold story of a generation that experienced one of the most extraordinary chapters in our nation's history--school desegregation. Many have attempted to define desegregation, which peaked in the late 1970s, as either a success or a failure; surprisingly few have examined the experiences of the students who lived though it. Featuring the voices of blacks, whites, and Latinos who graduated in 1980 from racially diverse schools, Both Sides Now offers a powerful firsthand account of how desegregation affected students--during high school and later in life. Their stories, set in a rich
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
379.2/630973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
LC214.2
LC item number
.B68 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wells, Amy Stuart
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • School integration
  • Minority high school students
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • EDUCATION
  • Minority high school students
  • School integration
  • United States
  • Nationale Minderheit
  • Schulische Integration
  • USA
Label
Both sides now : the story of school desegregation's graduates, Amy Stuart Wells [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-337) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The class of 1980 -- Six desegregated high schools -- Racially mixed schools in a separate and unequal society -- We're all the same, aren't we? -- Close together but still apart: friendships across race only went so far -- Why it was worth it -- More diverse than my current life -- But that was a different time -- The souls of desegregated folk
Control code
667013808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 346 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942486
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
236075
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667013808
Label
Both sides now : the story of school desegregation's graduates, Amy Stuart Wells [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-337) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The class of 1980 -- Six desegregated high schools -- Racially mixed schools in a separate and unequal society -- We're all the same, aren't we? -- Close together but still apart: friendships across race only went so far -- Why it was worth it -- More diverse than my current life -- But that was a different time -- The souls of desegregated folk
Control code
667013808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 346 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520942486
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
236075
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)667013808

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