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Lives on the boundary : a moving account of the struggles and achievements of America's educationally underprepared

Author: Mike Rose
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Mike Rose; Mike Rose
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Rose
ISBN: 0143035460 9780143035466
OCLC Number: 1001945915
Notes: Originally published: New York : Free Press, ©1989. With new afterword.
Description: xiv, 269 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: PrefaceAcknowledgments1. Our Schools and Our Children2. "I Just Wanna Be Average"3. Entering the Conversation4. The Poem Is a Substitute for Love5. Literate Stirrings6. Reclaiming the Classroom7. The Politics of Remediation8. Crossing BoundariesEpilogue: LiliaAfterwordNotesBibliography
Responsibility: Mike Rose.
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