The state must provide : why America's colleges have always been unequal--and how to set them right / Adam Harris.
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|North Kansas City Public Library||379.260973 HARRIS 2021 (Text)||0001002465159||Nonfiction New||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780062976482
- ISBN: 0062976486
- Physical Description: 259 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 
- Copyright: ©2021
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-248) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction -- Part I: Built. The roots ; A compromise ; The fall of integrated education -- Part II: Defended. The tragedy of Lloyd Gaines ; A new guinea pig ; "Segregated as conditions allow" -- Part III: Failed. This whole facade ; Thirteen years a remedy, thirty years a fight, two centuries a struggle ; What hath we wrought.
Presents a definitive chronicle of the pervasiveness of racial inequality in American higher education, weaving through the legal, social, and political obstacles erected to block equitable education in the United States.
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