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EAF 228: Social Foundations of Education: African Americans

Selected Books

Encyclopedia of African-American Education
Note that this is in the Reference section and Floor 2 and cannot be taken from the library.

Historical Dictionary of School Segregation and Desegregation: The American Experience
Note that this is in the Reference section and Floor 2 and cannot be taken from the library.
The introduction, starting on page xiii, and the chronology, starting on page xxiii, provide a good overview.

African American Education: A Reference Handbook

The American School, 1642-1993
See Chapter 7, pages 164-176  

The Black Struggle for Public Schooling in Nineteenth-Century Illinois

Climbing Up to Glory: A Short History of African Americans During the Civil War and Reconstruction

Education as Freedom: African American Educational Thought and Activism   

Ethnic Differences: Schooling and Social Structure Among the Irish, Italians, Jews, and Blacks in an American  City, 1880-1935 / Joel Perlmann

Ghetto Schooling: A Political Economy of Urban Educational Reform

A History of Negro Education in the South; from 1619 to the Present    

Jim Crow's Children: The Broken Promise of the Brown Decision

Learning in a Burning House : Educational Inequality, Ideology, and (dis)integration

The Miseducation of the Negro

Race, Rigor, and Selectivity in U.S. Engineering: the History of an Occupational Color Line

The Unfinished Agenda of Brown v. Board of Education

Walking in Circles : The Black Struggle for School Reform

The White Architects of Black Education: Ideology and Power in America, 1865-1954

Education of Blacks in the South, 1860-1935