Albany : State University of New York Press, Albany, 
Book — 1 online resource (xvii, 346 pages) : illustrations.
List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Preface; Part I: Prelude to Confrontation; Tales of Two Cities; The Fight for Integration; Where Are the Teachers?; Boycotts and Dead Ends; New Voices at a New School; People Power in Brownsville; An Experiment Is Born; A Preemptive Summer; Polarization; The Governing Board Strikes Back; Part II: Ten Weeks, Three Strikes; Back to Brooklyn; First Time at Bat; The New ; Meets the Old; Strike One; A Rocky Return; Strike Two; Divisions Emerge; The UFT Rallies Against Mob Rule; The Jewish Holidays; An Experiment in Testing.
Escalation, Capitulation, ResistanceWalkout; A Brief Case Study in Manufactured History; The "Settlement" Unravels; "Your Papers, Please!"; An Accidental Arrest; "Now Play Nice Together"; Strike Three, Week One; Eye of the Storm; Crossing the Lines; The Leaflet Controversy; Is This What You Want For Your Children? The Uft Says No!; The Wright Stuff; Teaching Future Teachers; Teacher Evaluations; Too Little, Too Late; The Strike Is Settled; Part III: The Vise Tightens; Not Back to Normal; Nauman Returns, Sort Of; Trespass; The Synagogue Fires; Johnson's Welcome Wears Him Out.
Facing Down FirmanChaos to Camelot; The January Offensive; Vann and Campbell Meet the Press; Mr. Singer's Visit; The Principal Returns and Teachers Leave; The ADL Report; Dissent and Rebuttal; Thoughts on the Black/Jewish Divide; Martin Mayer Spins a Tale; Homeroom Math; Getting the Right Answer; The Splits Widen; The Madison Project; Civil Liberties Revisited; A Downhill Slide; The Season of Student Revolts; Signs of a Feud; Decentralization Debacle; Choosing Sides; Enter the Republic; He Said, He Said; The Empire Strikes Back; Implosion; Graduation Day; Part IV: Aftermath.
Brownsville Battles OnJews, Whites, and Others; Decentralization Reaps What Was Sown; The Bloomberg Era; Miracle or Mirage; Testing and Its Discontents; The End Product; Coda; Notes; Illustration Credits; Sources; Books; Journal Articles and Papers; Reports and Position Papers; Court Decisions; Newspapers, Newsletters, and Magazines; Interviews; Index.