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Educational Delusions?: Why Choice Can Deepen Inequality and How to Make Schools Fair

Gary Orfield and Erica Frankenberg

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780520274730
eISBN:
9780520955103
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520274730.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

The first major battle over school choice was part of the struggle to equalize and integrate schools in the civil rights era, when it became apparent that choice could be either a serious barrier or ... More


“This Is Not an Inner-City School!”: Marketing Grant Elementary

Maia Bloomfield Cucchiara

in Marketing Schools, Marketing Cities: Who Wins and Who Loses When Schools Become Urban Amenities

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226016658
eISBN:
9780226016962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226016962.003.0005
Subject:
Education, Educational Policy and Politics

This chapter examines the campaign to attract Center City families to Grant Elementary School (a pseudonym), a school located in an affluent part of downtown Philadelphia. Drawing from over two years ... More


Making Up Our Collective Mind

Sigal R. Ben-Porath and Michael C. Johanek

in Making Up Our Mind: What School Choice Is Really About

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226619460
eISBN:
9780226619774
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226619774.003.0004
Subject:
Education, Philosophy and Theory of Education

Parental choice and market-driven schooling are not new phenomena in the US. The book explored ways society balances public and private aims of schooling, asking: whose education is it? How much ... More


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