TITLE

Test Case

AUTHOR(S)
Beinart, Peter
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;7/29/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 5, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the debate over school choice in the U.S. in 2002. Claims of liberals and conservatives regarding public education; Findings of several studies about educational vouchers; List of states with voucher initiatives; Political implications of school choice.
ACCESSION #
7015627

 

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