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Teaching Toward Freedom: Moral Commitment and Ethical Action in the Classroom

William Ayers - Education - 2004 - 168 pages
The education expert presents an "ethics" for teachers of all levels, arguing that teachers are ultimately working toward a vision of social justice and should therefore ...
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City Kids, City Schools: More Reports from the Front Row

William Ayers - Education - 2008 - 346 pages
A companion to City Kids, City Teachers is a collection of top-selected writings on life in urban schools and neighborhoods, in a volume that explores such topics as culturally ...
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By any means necessary: the trials and tribulations of the making of Malcolm X

Spike Lee, Ralph Wiley, Malcolm X - Biography & Autobiography - 1992 - 314 pages
The director of Do the Right Thing and Jungle Fever describes the troubles he encountered while making Malcolm X, a film based on the life of the slain African-American leader ...
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Silent Covenants: Brown V. Board of Education and the Unfulfilled Hopes for ...

Derrick Bell - History - 2004 - 230 pages
Looks at continuing repercussions of Brown v. Board of Education and, despite the original intentions, its frequently negative impact on the educational needs of African ...
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I Came a Stranger: The Story of a Hull-House Girl

Hilda Satt Polacheck - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 248 pages
Here, in charming and colorful prose, she recounts her introduction to American life and the Hull-House community, her friendship with Jane Addams, her marriage, her support of ...
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Antonello's Lion

Steve Katz - Fiction - 2005 - 589 pages
The failure of Humanism, explored through the lens of the great Sicilian master Antonello da Massina, is the theme of award-winning author Steve Katz's latest novel. A father ...
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Naming the system: inequality and work in the global economy

Michael Yates - Business & Economics - 2003 - 288 pages
The economic boom of the 1990s created huge wealth for the bosses, but benefited workers hardly at all. At the same time, the bosses were able to take the political initiative ...
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In Schools We Trust: Creating Communities of Learning in an Era of Testing ...

Deborah Meier - Education - 2003 - 208 pages
A visionary look at trust and schools that takes on some of today's hottest education issues-from testing to small schools-all grounded in stories of the innovative and hugely ...
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