Lives on the boundary : the struggles and achievements of America's underprepared (eBook, 1989) [WorldCat.org]
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Lives on the boundary : the struggles and achievements of America's underprepared

Author: Mike Rose
Publisher: New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, [1989] ©1989
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The author's account of teaching America's "underprepared" and of his personal journey from a Los Angeles ghetto to a major research university.
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Genre/Form: Autobiography
Biography
Autobiographies
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rose, Mike (Michael Anthony).
Lives on the boundary.
New York : Free Press ; London : Collier Macmillan, ©1989
(OCoLC)664313937
Named Person: Mike Rose; Mike Rose; Mike Rose
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Rose
OCLC Number: 1150209179
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 255 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Our schools and our children --
"I just wanna be average" --
Entering the conversation --
The poem is a substitute for love --
Literate stirrings --
Reclaiming the classroom --
The politics of remediation --
Crossing boundaries.
Responsibility: Mike Rose.

Abstract:

The author's account of teaching America's "underprepared" and of his personal journey from a Los Angeles ghetto to a major research university.

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