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Desegregation in Boston and Buffalo

the influence of local leaders

by Steven J. L. Taylor

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.),
  • Buffalo (N.Y.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Boston,
  • New York (State),
  • Buffalo
    • Subjects:
    • School integration -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History.,
    • School integration -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- History.,
    • Busing for school integration -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- History.,
    • Busing for school integration -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- History.,
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Politics and government.,
    • Buffalo (N.Y.) -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-250) and index.

      StatementSteven J.L. Taylor.
      SeriesSUNY series in Afro-American studies
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC214.23.B67 T396 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 259 p. :
      Number of Pages259
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL701750M
      ISBN 100791439194
      LC Control Number97050230

      The story of busing and desegregation in Boston begins much earlier than most people imagine. In , a young black girl named Sarah Roberts sued the city of Boston for having to walk past five schools in order to attend an inferior black-only school in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of the city. Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families is a nonfiction book by J. Anthony Lukas, published by Alfred A. Knopf in , that examines race relations in Boston, Massachusetts through the prism of desegregation busing. It received the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction, the National Book Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

      Steven J.L. Taylor is the author of Desegregation in Boston and Buffalo ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 1 review, published ) and Exiles, Entrepreneurs, /5(1). Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for SUNY Series in African American Studies: Desegregation in Boston and Buffalo: The Influence of Local Leaders by Steven J. L. Taylor (, Trade Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

        For 50 years, Boston has been busing kids to force desegregation. Audie Cornish, who was part of the program as a kid, travels back to Boston .   In the s, Boston School Committee chairwoman Louise Day Hicks, who became a local and national symbol of the “white backlash” to school desegregation.


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By the middle of the s, many school boards — Boston’s among them — had rejected every other method of desegregation. The range of practical options .