More than one struggle : the evolution of Black school reform in Milwaukee /
by Dougherty, Jack.Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2004Description: xiii, 253 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0807828556 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807855243 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Educational change -- History. -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee | Discrimination in education -- History. -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee | African Americans -- History. -- Education -- Wisconsin -- Milwaukee | Milwaukee (Wis.) -- Race relationsOnline resources: Table of contents | Publisher description | Book review (H-Net)
Includes bibliographical references (p. -247) and index.
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.