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Author Dougherty, Jack.
Title More than one struggle : the evolution of Black school reform in Milwaukee / Jack Dougherty.
Imprint Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2004.

Author Dougherty, Jack.
Subject African Americans -- Education -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History.
Discrimination in education -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History.
Educational change -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee -- History.
Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Race relations.
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 253 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-247) and index.
Contents Compromising to win Black teachers' jobs -- Redefining the local meaning of Brown v. Board -- Calming the "migrant crisis" through compensatory education -- Confronting established Blacks and whites on segregation -- Uniting the movements for integration and Black power -- Negotiating the politics of stability and school desegregation -- Transforming strategies for Black school reform.
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Summary Traditional narratives of black educational history suggest that African Americans offered a unified voice concerning Brown v. Board of Education. Jack Dougherty counters this interpretation, demonstrating that black activists engaged in multiple and often conflicting strategies to advance the race by gaining greater control over schools.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 0807863467 (electronic bk.)
9780807863466 (electronic bk.)
0807828556 (cloth ; alk. paper)
9780807828557 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0807855243 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780807855249 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 9780807855249
OCLC # 57707286
Additional Format Print version: Dougherty, Jack. More than one struggle. Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2004 0807828556 0807855243 (DLC) 2003018808 (OCoLC)52942768

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