Choosing homes, choosing schools [electronic resource] / Annette Lareau, Kimberly Goyette, editors.
- New York : Russell Sage Foundation, 
1 online resource (xxiii, 328 pages.)
- Discrimination in education -- United States.
Segregation in education -- United States.
Educational equalization -- United States.
Social classes -- United States.
- List of tables and figures
About the authors
Setting the context / Kimberly Goyette
Pathways to residential segregation / Maria Krysan, Kyle Crowder, and Michael D.M. Bader
Declining significance of race? / Salvatore Saporito and Caroline Hanley
Segregation, neighborhoods, and schools / Paul A. Jargowsky
Residential mobility and school choice among poor families / Anna Rhodes and Stefanie DeLuca
Schools, housing, and the reproduction of inequality / Annette Lareau
Middle-class parents, risk, and urban public schools / Shelley McDonough Kimelberg
High-stakes choosing / Mary Pattillo, Lori Delale-O'Connor, and Felicia Butts
School choice in an urban setting / Elliot B. Weininger
Linking housing policy and school reform / Amy Ellen Schwartz and Leanna Stiefel
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
Editor's preface / Kimberly Goyette, Temple University and Annette Lareau, UPenn -- Introduction / Kimberly Goyette, Temple University -- The current context of residential segregation -- Pathways to residential segregation / Maria Krysan, University of Chicago, Illinois, Kyle Crowder, University of Washington, and Michael Bader, American University -- The declining significance of race? : community racial composition and white private school enrollment, 1970-2010 / Salvatore Saporito, The College of William and Mary and Caroline Hanley, The College of William and Mary -- Changes in segregation by race and class : implications for schools / Paul Jargowsky, Rutgers University, Camden -- Residential mobility and school choice among poor families / Anna Rhodes, Johns Hopkins University and Stefanie DeLuca, Johns Hopkins University -- Choosing schools in a residential context -- Schools, housing, and the reproduction of inequality : experiences of white and african-american suburban parents / Annette Lareau, University of Pennsylvania -- "What really could go wrong in kindergarten?" : middle-class parents, risk, and urban public schools / Shelley McDonough Kimelberg, Northeastern University -- High stakes choosing : how parents maneuver chicago public schools / Mary Pattillo, Northwestern University, Lori Delale-O'Connor, Child Trends, and Felicia Butts, University of Chicago -- School choice in an urban setting : sources of information / Elliot Weininger, State University of New York, Brockport -- From front yards to schoolyards : linking housing policy and school reform / Amy Ellen Schwartz, New York University and Leanna Stiefel, New York University -- Index --
Electronic reproduction. New York Available via World Wide Web.
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- Local notes:
- Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
- Lareau, Annette, editor.
Goyette, Kimberly A., editor.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
- 9781610448208 (electronic bk.)
1610448200 (electronic bk.)
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