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The Teacher Wars
The Teacher Wars
Written by Dana Goldstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536950
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The Teacher Wars
A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
Written by Dana Goldstein


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $26.95

In her groundbreaking history of 175 years of American education, Dana Goldstein finds answers in the past to the controversies that plague our public schools today.

Teaching is a wildly contentious profession in America, one attacked and admired in equal measure. In The Teacher Wars, a rich, lively, and unprecedented history of public school... Read more >
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The Teacher Wars
The Teacher Wars
Written by Dana Goldstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385536967
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The Teacher Wars
A History of America's Most Embattled Profession
Written by Dana Goldstein


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $12.99

In her groundbreaking history of 175 years of American education, Dana Goldstein finds answers in the past to the controversies that plague our public schools today.

Teaching is a wildly contentious profession in America, one attacked and admired in equal measure. In The Teacher Wars, a rich, lively, and unprecedented history of public school... Read more >
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The Heathen School
The Heathen School
Written by John Demos
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780679455103
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The Heathen School
A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic
Written by John Demos


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $30.00

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it embodied—from award-winning historian John Demos.

Near the start of the nineteenth century, as the newly established United States looked outward toward the wider world, a group of eminent Protestant ministers formed a grand scheme for gathering the rest of...

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The Heathen School
The Heathen School
Written by John Demos
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385351669
Our Price: $14.99
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The Heathen School
A Story of Hope and Betrayal in the Age of the Early Republic
Written by John Demos


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $14.99

Longlisted for the 2014 National Book Award

The astonishing story of a unique missionary project—and the America it embodied—from award-winning historian John Demos.

Near the start of the nineteenth century, as the newly established United States looked outward toward the wider world, a group of eminent Protestant ministers formed a grand scheme for gathering the rest of...

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Divided We Fail
Divided We Fail
Written by Sarah Garland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807001776
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Divided We Fail
The Story of an African American Community That Ended the Era of School Desegregation
Written by Sarah Garland


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $26.95

Examines why school desegregation, despite its success in closing the achievement gap, was never embraced wholeheartedly in the black community as a remedy for racial inequality
 
In 2007, a court case originally filed in Louisville, Kentucky, was argued before the Supreme Court and officially ended the era of school desegregation— both changing...

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Divided We Fail
The Story of an African American Community That Ended the Era of School Desegregation
Written by Sarah Garland


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $26.95

Examines why school desegregation, despite its success in closing the achievement gap, was never embraced wholeheartedly in the black community as a remedy for racial inequality
 
In 2007, a court case originally filed in Louisville, Kentucky, was argued before the Supreme Court and officially ended the era of school desegregation— both changing...

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White Money/Black Power
White Money/Black Power
Written by Noliwe Rooks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807032718
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White Money/Black Power
The Surprising History of African American Studies and the Crisis of Race in Higher Education
Written by Noliwe Rooks


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: February 15, 2007
Price: $19.00

The history of African American studies is often told as a heroic tale, with compelling images of black power and passionate African American students who refused to take no for an answer. Noliwe M. Rooks argues for the recognition of another story, which proves that many of the programs that survived... Read more >
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