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

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

Separation Solution?Single-Sex Education and the New Politics of Gender Equality

Separation Solution?: Single-Sex Education and the New Politics of Gender Equality

Juliet A. Williams

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780520288959
eISBN:
9780520963788
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520288959.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Education

Since the 1990s, there has been a resurgence of interest in single-sex education across the United States, and many public schools have created all-boys and all-girls classes for students in grades K ... More

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