The “Post-Racial” Politics of Race

@article{Mcdermott2015TheP,
  title={The “Post-Racial” Politics of Race},
  author={Kathryn A. Mcdermott and Erica Frankenberg and Sarah Diem},
  journal={Educational Policy},
  year={2015},
  volume={29},
  pages={504 - 554}
}
Many school districts have recently revised, or tried to revise, their policies for assigning students to schools, because the legal and political status of racial and other kinds of diversity is uncertain, and the districts are facing fiscal austerity. This article presents case studies of politics and student assignment policy in three large school districts: Boston, Massachusetts; Wake County (Raleigh), North Carolina; and Jefferson County (Louisville), Kentucky. In all three districts… 

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