The Street Stops Here

A Year at a Catholic High School in Harlem

By Patrick McCloskey; Samuel G. Freedman (Foreword by)
(University of California Press, Hardcover, 9780520255173, 456pp.)

Publication Date: January 2009

Other Editions of This Title: Paperback

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"A harrowing, honest, and often moving story."--Andrew Greeley
"McCloskey shows how challenging it is to succeed under adverse circumstances, how tenuous are the victories, how relentless are those who wage the battle to overcome the historic disadvantages of their students."--Diane Ravitch, Research Professor at New York University
"Sheds light on important issues cutting across all city schools."--Joseph P. Viteritti, author of "Choosing Equality"
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