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Gandara, Patricia C
The Latino education crisis : the consequences of failed social policies / Patricia Gándara, Frances Contreras
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, c2009
book jacket
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 4th Floor  LC2669 .G36 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Hispanic Americans -- Education
Hispanic American students -- Social conditions
Physical Description 415 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 373-403) and index
Contents The crisis and the context -- On being Latino or Latina in America -- American schools and the Latino student experience -- Is language the problem? -- Inside the lives of Puente students -- Beating the odds and going to college -- The costs and effectiveness of intervention -- Rescatando suenos, rescuing dreams
Alternate Author Contreras, Frances, 1972-

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