Secondary Education in a Changing World

Race-Class Relations and Integration in Secondary Education

The Case of Miller High

Authors: Eick, C.

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Eick explores the history of a comprehensive high school from the world views of its assorted student body, confronting issues of race, ethnicity, class, gender, nationality, and religion. Her case study examines the continuities and differences in student relationships over five decades.

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Caroline Eick is St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Professor and Associate Professor of Education at Mount St. Mary's University, USA

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Eick, Caroline

    Pages 1-14

  • Memories of Class, Race, and Gender Divisions: Immediate Pre- and Post-Desegregation Years (1950–1969)

    Eick, Caroline

    Pages 17-44

  • Cautiously Negotiating Social Divides: A Conservative Student Body (1950–1969)

    Eick, Caroline

    Pages 45-57

  • Memories of Interracial Peer-Group Affiliations: Integration Years (1970–1985)

    Eick, Caroline

    Pages 61-86

  • Bridging Social Divides Through Peer-Groups: A Socially Tolerant but Politically Inactive Student Body (1970–1985)

    Eick, Caroline

    Pages 87-99

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  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $110.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $105.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-29059-8
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Race-Class Relations and Integration in Secondary Education
Book Subtitle
The Case of Miller High
Authors
Series Title
Secondary Education in a Changing World
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Caroline Eick
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-11442-5
DOI
10.1057/9780230114425
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-10708-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-29059-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 225
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