All listings for this product
About this product
- DescriptionIn a work of narrative nfiction that weaves together the racially fraught history of public education in Milwaukee and the broader story of hypersegregation in the rust belt, Lessons from the Heartland tells of an iconic city's fall from grace - and of its chance for redemption in the twenty-first century. In the early months of 2011, Wisconsin became central to the fight to save America's middle class and its public institutions, in particular public education. Across America, progressives embraced the slogan We Are Wisconsin.' This book tells their story.'
- Author Biography<b>Barbara Miner</b> has been a reporter, writer, and editor for almost forty years, writing for publications ranging from the <i>New York Times</i> to the <i>Milwaukee Journal</i>. The former managing editor of <i>Rethinking Schools</i>, she has co-edited numerous books on education, including <i>Rethinking Columbus</i>. Miner lives in Milwaukee.
- Author(s)Barbara Miner
- PublisherThe New Press
- Date of Publication01/01/2013
- SubjectRegional History
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintThe New Press
- Weight597 g
- Width156 mm
- Height235 mm
- Spine30 mm
Best-selling in Non-Fiction Books
Save on Non-Fiction Books
- AU $35.79Trending at AU $43.61
- AU $9.20Trending at AU $15.85
- AU $18.22Trending at AU $21.79
- AU $30.28Trending at AU $34.13
- AU $43.40Trending at AU $47.84
- AU $24.18Trending at AU $36.64
- AU $43.28Trending at AU $48.72
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.