Structural Constraints in School Desegregation

  • John U. Ogbu
Part of the Critical Issues in Social Justice book series (CISJ)


The main objective of this chapter is to explore the definition of the desegregation situation from the participants’ point of view and to explore the historical and structural forces that shape them.


Public School Structural Constraint White Child Black Child School Success 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • John U. Ogbu
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  1. 1.Department of AnthropologyUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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