Cover: No Citizen Left Behind, from Harvard University PressCover: No Citizen Left Behind in PAPERBACK

No Citizen Left Behind

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PAPERBACK

$22.50 • £18.95 • €20.50

ISBN 9780674284241

Publication Date: 04/07/2014

Short

400 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

1 line illustration, 4 tables

World

  • Prologue: Kurt Cobain versus Master P
  • 1. The Civic Empowerment Gap
  • 2. “At School I Talk Straight”: Race Talk and Civic Empowerment
  • 3. “You Have the Right to Struggle”: Constructing Historical Counternarrative
  • 4. Rethinking Heroes and Role Models
  • 5. How to Soar in a World You’ve Never Seen: Making Citizenship Visible in Schools
  • 6. The Case for Action Civics
  • 7. Democracy, Accountability, and Education
  • Epilogue: Standing Up, Talking Back
  • Notes
  • References
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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