Keynote address for colloquium on education reform.
Compares recent education reform in Kentucky and New Jersey through both constitutional and political theory, looking at which is more effective.
Foreward introducting the titular colloquium, highlighting the need to challenge privatization's challenge to equitably distributed public school education.
Examines the existing proposals for education reform for Black girls and boys, then develops a more gender-equitable approach to reform moving forward.
Review of School Choice: The Struggle for the Soul of American Education, by Peter W. Cookson Jr. arguing plan proposed is "utopian and largely irrelevant."
Author critiques growing trend (at the time) of single-sex single-race education as bein stigmatizing, paternalistic, and unequal.
Identifies judicially constructed barriers to the fiscal equity in education and proposes solutions.
Considers whether current educational policy supports Black children, and if it does, whether black immersion schools would support that end.
Other Issues in this Volume
- The Transracial Adoption Controversy: An Analysis of Discourse and Subordination
- Closing the Gap between Reich and Poor: Which Side is the Department of Labor On?
- Clinical Contexts: Theory and Practice in Law and Supervision
- Book Review: The Emperor Wears No Clothes: Life's Dominion and Dworkin's Integrity
- Access to Health Care: What Are the Barriers to Equitable Access and How Can They Be Overcome?
- Federal Menus and State Programs: An Intergovernmental Health Care Partnership for the 1990s
- Labor Pains: Childbearing Centers in a New Health Care System
- Roundtable Discussion: Is Equal Access the Prescription for Equity?
- The Millian Thoughts of Lani Guinier
- Evidence of a Sexually Hostile Workplace: What is it and How Should it Be Assessed after Harris v. Forklift Systems, Inc.
- Crossing the Threshold: Equal Marriage Rights for Lesbians and Gay Men and the Intra-Community Critique
- A Regime of Social Death: Criminal Punishment in the Age of Prisons