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The Resource Tough liberal : Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy, Richard D. Kahlenberg

Tough liberal : Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy, Richard D. Kahlenberg

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Tough liberal : Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy
Title
Tough liberal
Title remainder
Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy
Statement of responsibility
Richard D. Kahlenberg
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kahlenberg, Richard D
Dewey number
  • 331.88/1137110092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
LB2844.53.U6
LC item number
K34 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Columbia studies in contemporary American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shanker, Albert
  • Labor leaders
  • American Federation of Teachers
Label
Tough liberal : Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy, Richard D. Kahlenberg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-506) and index
Contents
Ihe early years : rising from humble beginnings and establishing values (1928-1952) -- Creating the United Federation of Teachers (1952-1962) -- Rising within the UFT : labor and civil rights together (1962-1965) -- Black power and the 1967 teachers' strike (1966-1968) -- The Ocean Hill-Brownsville strike and the liberal assault on labor (1968) -- Ocean Hill-Brownsville : the fallout (1969) -- Rebuilding : recruiting the paraprofessionals, launching the "Where we stand" column, and seeking teacher unity (1969-1972) -- Becoming president of the American Federation of Teachers and battling the new politics movement (1972-1974) -- "A man by the name of Albert Shanker" : Sleeper and the controversy of power (1973-1975) -- Losing power: the New York fiscal crisis and the decline of labor (1974-1976) -- Jimmy Carter and the rise of the Reagan Democrats (1976-1980) -- Being a Social Democrat under Ronald Reagan : domestic policy (1980-1988) -- Being a Social Democrat under Ronald Reagan : foreign policy (1980-1988) -- Education reform : A Nation at Risk, merit pay, and peer review (1983-1984) -- Beyond special interest : making teaching a profession (1985-1987) -- Charter schools and school restructuring (1988-1997) -- The early education-standards movement (1989-1994) -- The rise of the angry white males and the Gingrich revolution (1992-1995) -- Reviving the education-standards movement and the final days (1995-1997) -- The legacy of Albert Shanker
Control code
ocm82772649
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 524 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780231509091
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2007005399
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)82772649
Label
Tough liberal : Albert Shanker and the battles over schools, unions, race, and democracy, Richard D. Kahlenberg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [493]-506) and index
Contents
Ihe early years : rising from humble beginnings and establishing values (1928-1952) -- Creating the United Federation of Teachers (1952-1962) -- Rising within the UFT : labor and civil rights together (1962-1965) -- Black power and the 1967 teachers' strike (1966-1968) -- The Ocean Hill-Brownsville strike and the liberal assault on labor (1968) -- Ocean Hill-Brownsville : the fallout (1969) -- Rebuilding : recruiting the paraprofessionals, launching the "Where we stand" column, and seeking teacher unity (1969-1972) -- Becoming president of the American Federation of Teachers and battling the new politics movement (1972-1974) -- "A man by the name of Albert Shanker" : Sleeper and the controversy of power (1973-1975) -- Losing power: the New York fiscal crisis and the decline of labor (1974-1976) -- Jimmy Carter and the rise of the Reagan Democrats (1976-1980) -- Being a Social Democrat under Ronald Reagan : domestic policy (1980-1988) -- Being a Social Democrat under Ronald Reagan : foreign policy (1980-1988) -- Education reform : A Nation at Risk, merit pay, and peer review (1983-1984) -- Beyond special interest : making teaching a profession (1985-1987) -- Charter schools and school restructuring (1988-1997) -- The early education-standards movement (1989-1994) -- The rise of the angry white males and the Gingrich revolution (1992-1995) -- Reviving the education-standards movement and the final days (1995-1997) -- The legacy of Albert Shanker
Control code
ocm82772649
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 524 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780231509091
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2007005399
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)82772649

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