Harvard Educational Review
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    Building 860

    Christian Neira
    Christian Neira relates his adolescent experience of living in two worlds — that of a New York City housing project and that of an elite preparatory school. His narrative takes us through a single day during which he confronts the poverty of his neighborhood, with its degradation of human dignity, and must struggle against stereotypic attitudes and beliefs at school. Neira's treatment of the irrational circumstances found in both worlds is scathing at times as he juxtaposes the two realities and the challenges they pose to his sense of self.

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    Fall 1988 Issue

    Abstracts

    Rethinking Liberal and Radical Perspectives on Racial Inequality in Schooling
    Making the Case for Nonsynchrony
    Cameron McCarthy
    The Silenced Dialogue
    Power and Pedagogy in Educating Other People's Children
    Lisa D. Delpit
    Racism in Academia
    The Old Wolf Revisited
    Maria de la Luz Reyes and John J. Halcon
    Wounding the Spirit
    Discrimination and Traditional American Indian Belief Systems
    Carol Locust
    Ethnic Prejudice
    Still Alive and Hurtful
    Valerie Ooka Pang
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