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Author Benveniste, Luis.

Title All else equal : are public and private schools different? / by Luis Benveniste, Martin Carnoy, and Richard Rothstein
Published New York : RoutledgeFalmer, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 206 pages)
Contents Recasting public and private education in postindustrial America -- Are private and public schools organized differently? -- Student achievement and client orientation in public and private schools -- The organization of schooling in public and private schools -- How different are public schools from private?
Summary [Authors conclude] that there's very little difference between public schools and their nearby private counterparts. Inner-city private schools, most of which are Catholic, suffer from the same problems neighboring public schools have, including large class sizes, unqualified teachers, outdated curricula, lack of parental involvement, and stressful family and community circumstances.--From publisher description
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-198) and index
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Subject Private schools -- California -- Case studies.
Privatization in education -- United States.
Public schools -- California -- Case studies.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Carnoy, Martin.
Rothstein, Richard.
ISBN 1136702652
1136702725 (electronic bk.)
1315023458 (e-book)
9781136702655
9781136702723 (electronic bk.)
9781315023458 (e-book)