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Tables of Contents for School Choice Examining the Evidence
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Acknowledgements
viii
 
Foreword
xi
 
Ernest L. Boyer
Introduction
1
28
Richard Rothstein
PART I: The Effects of School Choice on the Educational, Racial, and Socioeconomic Integration of Students
The Sociology of School Choice: Why Some Win and Other Lose in the Educational Marketplace
29
20
Amy Stuart Wells
The Scottish Experience of Parental School Choice
49
20
J. Douglas Willms
Frank H. Echols
The Milwaukee Parental Choice Program
69
42
John F. Witte
Effects of Choice in Education
111
24
Stephen Plank
Kathryn S. Schiller
Barbara Schneider
James S. Coleman
Comments and General Discussion
135
12
Michael Alves
Paul L. Pryde, Jr.
PART II: The Effects of School Choice on Achievement
Choice, Achievement, and School Community
147
26
Mary Erina Driscoll
Assessing Private School Effects: Implications for School Choice
173
12
Peter W. Cookson, Jr.
Science or Policy Argument? A Review of the Quantitative Evidence in Chubb and Moe's Politics, Markets, and America's Schools
185
24
Valerie E. Lee
Anthony S. Bryk
A Re-examination of Chubb and Moe's Politics, Markets, and America's Schools
209
10
Marla E. Sukstorf
Amy Stuart Wells
Robert L. Crain
The Forest and the Trees: A Response to Our Critics
219
22
John E. Chubb
Terry M. Moe
Science or Policy Argument? A Rejoinder to Chubb and Moe
241
4
Anthony S. Bryk
Valerie E. Lee
A Final Word on Chubb and Moe
245
2
Marla E. Sukstorf
Amy Stuart Wells
Robert L. Crain
Comments and General Discussion
247
12
Paul Hill
Herbert J. Grover
PART III: The Role of Choice in School Reform
New York City's Career Magnet High Schools: Lessons About Creating Equity Within Choice Programs
259
10
Robert L. Crain
Democratizing Choice: Reinventing, Not Retreating from, Public Education
269
32
Michelle Fine
Comments and General Discussion
301
12
Herbert J. Walberg
Anthony J. Alvarado
PART IV: School Choice in American Education
A Dialogue Between Two Educators
313
10
Michael Cohen
Chester E. Finn Moderated
Kathleen Matthews
Endnotes
323
8
Bibliography
331
20
Index
351
8
Contributors
359
11
About the Economic Policy Institute
370