Transforming The Elite

When traditionally white public schools in the South became sites of massive resistance in the wake of the Supreme Court’s Brown v. Board of Education decision, numerous white students exited the public system altogether, with parents choosing homeschooling or private segregationist academies. But some historically white elite private schools opted to desegregate. The black students that attended these […]

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Arthurs Osver

Urban Landscape, Abstraction, and the Mystique of Place

From a Trickle to a Torrent - book jacket

From a Trickle to a Torrent

Education, Migration, and Social Change in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal

Facing Segregation

Housing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society

The Faithful Spy

Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the Plot to Kill Hitler