An unexpected minority : white kids in an urban school / Edward W. Morris

Author(s): Morris, Edward W., 1973-
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Subjects: School integration--Texas--Case studies
Urban schools--Texas--Sociological aspects--Case studies
Children, White--Education--Texas--Case studies
United States--Race relations--Case studies
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2006
LC Classification: L, LC
Physical Description: x, 171 p. ; 23 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2005004839
ISBN: 0813537207 (hardcover : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0813537215 (pbk.)
EAN: 9780813537207
EAN: 9780813537214
Includes bibliographical references (p. 157-165) and index
Contents: Understanding white advantages in education and society -- Matthews Middle School in historical and contemporary context -- From "middle-class" to "trailer trash:" teachers' perceptions of white students -- "Tuck in that shirt!" race, class, gender and discipline -- "White chocolate:" meanings and boundaries of whiteness in the peer culture
OCLC Number: 58422721
ISBN/ISSN: 0813537207