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Author Carter, Prudence L.

Title Keepin' it real : school success beyond black and white / Prudence L. Carter.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  371.829 C324K    DUE 06-23-21
Description xviii, 219 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Transgressing boundaries
Transgressing boundaries.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-212) and index.
Contents Minding the gap: race, ethnicity, achievement and cultural meanings -- Beyond belief: mainstreamers, straddlers, and noncompliant believers -- "Black" cultural capital and the conflicts of schooling -- Between a "soft" and a "hard" place: gender, ethnicity, and culture in the school and at home -- Next-door neighbors: the intersections of gender and pan-minority identity -- New "heads" and multicultural navigators: race, ethnicity, poverty, and social capital -- School success has no color.
Subject Multicultural education -- United States.
African American students -- Ethnic identity.
Hispanic American students -- Ethnic identity.
Academic achievement -- Social aspects -- United States.
Added Title Keeping it real
ISBN 0195168623 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780195168624 (cloth : acid-free paper)
Standard No. 9780195168624
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