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The Resource Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America, Paul Tough

Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America, Paul Tough

Label
Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America
Title
Whatever it takes
Title remainder
Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America
Statement of responsibility
Paul Tough
Title variation
Whatever it takes
Title variation remainder
one mans plan to change Harlem and America
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An intriguing portrait of African-American activist Geoffrey Canada, creator of the Harlem Children's Zone, describes his radical new approach to eliminating inner-city poverty, one that proposes to transform the lives of poor children by changing their schools, their families, and their neighborhoods at the same time
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
275104
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tough, Paul
Dewey number
362.74/8097471
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.P63
LC item number
T68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Canada, Geoffrey
  • Canada, Geoffrey
  • Poverty
  • African American children
  • African American children
  • Poor
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • African American children
  • African American children
  • Economic history
  • Poor
  • Poverty
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
one man's plan to change Harlem and America
Label
Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America, Paul Tough
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lottery -- Unequal childhoods -- Baby college -- Contamination -- Battle mode -- Bad apples -- Last chance -- The conveyor belt -- Escape velocity -- Graduation -- What would it take?
Control code
ocn224441216
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618569892
Lccn
2008013303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)224441216
Label
Whatever it takes : Geoffrey Canada's quest to change Harlem and America, Paul Tough
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 276-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lottery -- Unequal childhoods -- Baby college -- Contamination -- Battle mode -- Bad apples -- Last chance -- The conveyor belt -- Escape velocity -- Graduation -- What would it take?
Control code
ocn224441216
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
296 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618569892
Lccn
2008013303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)224441216

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