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Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America /

Tough, Paul (author.).

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  • ISBN: 0618569898
  • ISBN: 9780618569892
  • Physical Description: print
    296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [276]-285) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The lottery -- Unequal childhoods -- Baby college -- Contamination -- Battle mode -- Bad apples -- Last chance -- The conveyor belt -- Escape velocity -- Graduation -- What would it take?
Summary, etc.: An intriguing portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children's Zone, describes his radical new approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time.
Subject: Poverty New York (State) New York Prevention
African American children Education New York (State) New York
African American children New York (State) New York Social conditions
Poor New York (State) New York Social conditions
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) Economic conditions
Canada, Geoffrey
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