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Author Nelsen, James K., 1975-
Title Educating Milwaukee : how one city's history of segregation and struggle shaped its schools / James K. Nelsen.
Imprint Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press, 2015.

Author Nelsen, James K., 1975-
Subject Public schools -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History.
Discrimination in education -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History.
Segregation in education -- Milwaukee -- History.
School choice -- Milwaukee -- History.
African Americans -- Education -- Milwaukee -- History.
Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Race relations.
Description 1 online resource
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Description based on print version record and CIP data provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction; Part One: The Era of No Choice; 1. Ethnicity, Race, and the Urban Landscape before 1967; 2. Planning for Milwaukee's Magnet Schools, 1967-1976; Part Two: The Era of Forced Choice; 3. Implementing Milwaukee's Magnet Plan, 1976-1986; 4. Reaction to Milwaukee's Magnet Plan, 1976-1986; 5. Rethinking Magnet Schools and Integration, 1987-1995; Part Three: The Era of School Choice; 6. Five More Choices, 1987-2013; 7. Milwaukee, Choice, and U.S. Education Policy; Notes; Bibliography; Acknowledgments; Index.
ISBN 9780870207211 (Ebook)
9780870207204 (paperback)
OCLC # 908311268
Additional Format Print version: Nelsen, James K., 1975- Educating Milwaukee Madison, WI : Wisconsin Historical Society Press, [2015] 9780870207204 (DLC) 2015013015

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