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The schoolhouse gate : public education, the Supreme Court, and the battle for the American mind

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First Edition.

"A constitutional law scholar presents a cautionary assessment of public schools to reveal how Supreme Court rulings in recent decades are undermining the constitutional rights of students"--

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Cordelia A. Greene Library - Castile 344.73 DRI (Text)
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  • ISBN: 9781101871652
  • ISBN: 1101871652
  • Physical Description: viii, 564 pages : maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Maps on endpapers.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages [435]-535) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Early encounters with race, culture, religion, and patriotism -- Freedom of expression from black armbands to BONG HiTS 4 JESUS -- Suspensions, corporal punishment, and intolerable "zero tolerance" policies -- Policing student investigations : searching students' bodies, suspicionless drug testing, and miranda warnings -- Equal protection I : racial segregation and the enduring battle over Brown v. Board of Education -- Equal protection II : funding disparities, sex separations, and unauthorized immigration -- The quiet d├ętente over religion and education -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.:
"A constitutional law scholar presents a cautionary assessment of public schools to reveal how Supreme Court rulings in recent decades are undermining the constitutional rights of students"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Students > Civil rights > United States.
Educational law and legislation > United States.
Constitutional law > Social aspects > United States.
EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform / General.
LAW / Constitutional.
LAW / Civil Rights.


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