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Author Zigler, Edward, 1930-

Title The hidden history of Head Start / Edward Zigler, Sally J. Styfco

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, [2010]
 RIC  LC4091 .Z55 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  LC4091 .Z55 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  LC4091 Z55 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 384 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Development at risk series
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The predawn of Head Start : beginnings of early childhood intervention -- The two roots of Head Start -- Head Start's early years -- A conflict of cultures -- Reinventing Head Start -- The failed union of Head Start and child care -- Coaxing science to the rescue -- President Jimmy Carter, Head Start's misunderstood friend -- Ronald Reagan "saves" Head Start -- George H. W. Bush, the "education president" -- Head Start's golden years under the Clinton administration -- George W. Bush versus Head Start -- Does Head Start work? Does it work enough? -- Deploying the lessons in Head Start's history
LC subject Head Start Program (U.S.) -- History
Early childhood education -- United States -- History
Add Author Styfco, Sally J
ISBN 9780195393767 (hc)
0195393767 (hc)