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

Tough, Paul, (author.).

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Beaufort - St. Helena Branch 974.712 TOU (Text) 0530004763757 Adult Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780547247960
  • ISBN: 0547247966
  • Physical Description: 310 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First Mariner Books edition.
  • Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"With a new afterword"--Cover.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [289]-299) 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?
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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