Unequal education

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The first part of the show illustrates the average day in the life of two New York City junior high school students; one attends a school in a middle class neighborhood, the other, a school in a very poor section. The second part of the show comprises a discussion between Jonathan Kozol and John Chubb on school vouchers, and Kathleen Hall Jamieson commenting on the 1992 Presidential candidates views on education.; Episode from the television program: Listening to America with Bill Moyers, which first aired in 1992.
Camp, Joseph; Morris, Robert; Moyers, Bill D.; Jenkins, Carolie; Kozol, Jonathan; Chubb, John E; Jamieson, Kathleen Hall
Public Affairs Television (Firm); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
North American Culture; American Culture; Education; Government, Law, Politics; Education; Government, Law, Politics; Public schools United States; Urban schools United States; Children with social disabilities Education United States; Education Political aspects United States; Presidents United States Election 1992; Presidential candidates United States; Educational vouchers United States; Education United States
North America; United States
Distinctive Media Collections
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Physical Description
40 minutes; color
Films @ UM


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Creation/Production Credits

Host, Bill Moyers. Narrator, Carolie Jenkins. Discussion with: Jonathan Kozol, author of Savage inequalities, John Chubb, co-author of Politics, markets and American schools, Kathleen Hall Jamieson, Dean of the Annenberg School of Communication.
Other Identifiers
Filename: lms-090885; Fedora 2 PID: umd:10622; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/3097; OCLC: ocm31070024; Catalog Key: alephsys002167761; Catalog Key: FFH 5045

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