More Than One Struggle

The Evolution of Black School Reform in Milwaukee

Jack Dougherty

Genre: Book

Publication Information: The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC, 2004

ISBN: 9780807855249


Dougherty tells the story of three generations of black activists who launched overlapping—and sometimes conflicting—school reform movements in Milwaukee. He highlights multiple perspectives within each generation, showing how each generation redefined the meaning of Brown to fit the historical conditions of their particular struggles.

Keywords: black activists  black education history  Brown vs. Board  education reform  Howard Fuller  Lloyd Barbee  Marian McEvilly  Milwaukee  NAACP  racism  school desegregation  school reform  school vouchers  Urban League  William Kelly 

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