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Choosing Homes, Choosing Schools

Choosing Homes, Choosing Schools

by Annette Lareau, Kimberly Goyette
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ISBN-13: 9780871544964
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
Publication date: 03/28/2014
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 587,254
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

ANNETTE LAREAU is the Stanley I. Sheerr Term Professor in the Social Sciences at University of Pennsylvania.

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures vii

About the Authors ix

Preface xi

Chapter 1 Setting the Context Kimberly Goyette 1

Part I Residential Segregation Today 25

Chapter 2 Pathways to Residential Segregation Maria Krysan Kyle Crowder Michael D. M. Bader 27

Chapter 3 Declining Significance of Race? Salvatore Saporito Caroline Hanley 64

Chapter 4 Segregation, Neighborhoods, and Schools Paul A. Jargowsky 97

Chapter 5 Residential Mobility and School Choice Among Poor Families Anna Rhodes Stefanie DeLuca 137

Part II Choosing Schools in a Residential Context 167

Chapter 6 Schools, Housing, and the Reproduction of Inequality Annette Lareau 169

Chapter 7 Middle-Class Parents, Risk, and Urban Public Schools Shelley McDonough Kimelberg 207

Chapter 8 High-Stakes Choosing Mary Pattillo Lori Delale-O'Connor Felicia Butts 237

Chapter 9 School Choice in an Urban Setting Elliot B. Weininger 268

Chapter 10 Linking Housing Policy and School Reform Amy Ellen Schwartz Leanna Stiefel 295

Index 315

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