Common Ground

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Common Ground

Common Ground
Author: J. Anthony Lukas
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 030782375X
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, and the American Book Award, the bestselling Common Ground is much more than the story of the busing crisis in Boston as told through the experiences of three families. As Studs Terkel remarked, it's "gripping, indelible...a truth about all large American cities." "An epic of American city life...a story of such hypnotic specificity that we re-experience all the shades of hope and anger, pity and fear that living anywhere in late 20th-century America has inevitably provoked." —Christopher Lehmann-Haupt, The New York Times
Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 688
Authors: J. Anthony Lukas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-12 - Publisher: Vintage
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, and the American Book Award, the bestselling Common Ground is much more than the story of the busing crisis in Boston as told through the experiences of three families. As Studs Terkel remarked,
Common Ground
Language: en
Pages:
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Pages: 158
Authors: Gary Y. Okihiro
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04 - Publisher: Princeton University Press
In Common ground, Gary Okihiro uses the experiences of Asian Americans to reconfigure the ways in which American history can be understood. He examines a set of binaries--East and West, black and white, man and woman, heterosexual and homosexual--that have structured the telling of our nation's history and shaped our
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Pages: 205
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On Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 171
Authors: Ronald Lee Fleming, Lauri A. Halderman
Categories: Nature
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An historical survey and contemporary case studies offer suggestions for the preservation of public land
On Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Richard DuFour, Robert Eaker
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-04-01 - Publisher: Solution Tree Press
This anthology presents the recommendations of education leaders, and each chapter contributes to a sound conceptual framework and offers specific strategies for developing PLCs. These leaders have found common ground in expressing their belief in the power of PLCs although clear differences emerge regarding their perspectives on the most effective
Little Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Charles S. Kamen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-07-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
Arabs and Jews have disputed the ancient lands of Palestine since the late nineteenth century, when Jews began emigrating there, buying land, and establishing farms, settlements, and businesses. In this book, Kamen examines the structure of Arab Palestine between the two world wars. He contrasts British and Israeli analyses against
Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 150
Authors: Anthony Sean Neal
Categories: Community development
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02 - Publisher:
This study examines the idea of consciousness as a phenomenal reality in the writings of legendary civil rights figures, Howard W. Thurman and Huey P. Newton. Thurman is best known for his 1949 title, Jesus and the Disinherited, which is said to have inspired Dr. Martin Luther King, while Newton
Common Ground
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Elizabeth G. Peck, JoAnna Stephens Mink
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher: SUNY Press
This examination of feminist collaboration reconceptualizes ideas about creativity, cooperation, and competition in higher education.