"They ain't hiring kids from my neighborhood": Young men of color negotiating poor public schools and poor work options in New York City

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOur Schools Suck
Subtitle of host publicationStudents Talk Back to a Segregated Nation on the Failures of Urban Education
PublisherNYU Press
Pages113-142
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)0814783074, 9780814783078
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)

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Anderson, N. S. (2009). "They ain't hiring kids from my neighborhood": Young men of color negotiating poor public schools and poor work options in New York City. In Our Schools Suck: Students Talk Back to a Segregated Nation on the Failures of Urban Education (pp. 113-142). NYU Press.