San Antonio v. Rodriguez and the Pursuit of Equal Education: The Debate over Discrimination and School Funding / Edition 1

San Antonio v. Rodriguez and the Pursuit of Equal Education: The Debate over Discrimination and School Funding / Edition 1

by Paul A. Sracic
     
 

An in-depth study of school financing examined through the closely decided Supreme Court case that overturned a ruling that found Texas's system for financing its public schools was unconstitutional, signaling the end of an era in the pursuit of equal education for all American citizens.See more details below

Overview

An in-depth study of school financing examined through the closely decided Supreme Court case that overturned a ruling that found Texas's system for financing its public schools was unconstitutional, signaling the end of an era in the pursuit of equal education for all American citizens.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700614844
Publisher:
University Press of Kansas
Publication date:
09/28/2006
Series:
Landmark Law Cases and American Society Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
182
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Editors' Preface

Preface

1. Education, Wealth, Race, and Politics

2. Beginnings

3. Law and Politics

4. Arthur Gochman Goes to Court

5. The Education Justice

6. Briefs

7. Oral Arguments

8. Chamber Deliberations

9. The Decision

10. Aftermath: Judicial Federalism, Texas and Beyond

11. Constitutional Legacy

12. Conclusion

Epilogue: Por Que, Por Que

Chronology

Cases Cited

Bibliographic Essay

Index

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