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No Excuses : Closing the Racial Gap in Learning
No Excuses Closing the Racial Gap in Learning
Author: Stephan Thernstrom, Abigail Thernstrom
The racial gap in academic performance between whites and Asians, on the one hand, and Latinos and blacks, on the other hand, is America's most urgent educational problem. It is also the central civil rights issue of our time, say Abigail and Stephan Thernstrom. Unequal skills and knowledge are the main sources of ongoing racial inequality, and ...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780743265225
ISBN-10: 074326522X
Publication Date: 9/14/2004
Pages: 352
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Publisher: Simon Schuster
Book Type: Paperback
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I thought it a thinly veiled blame-the-victim tome, but it did have some interesting points and some statistics I'd like to verify elsewhere.


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