Missouri v. Jenkins: Remaking an Urban School District
Education and Urban Society
Provides an update on the legal interface between desegregation and urban schools, describing school desegregation and noting the impact on urban education of Missouri v. Jenkins, a 23-year odyssey through the federal courts. Highlights the cost of desegregating the Kansas City (Missouri) public schools and the implementation of court-ordered desegregation.
Mawdsley, Ralph D., "Missouri v. Jenkins: Remaking an Urban School District" (2000). CASAL Faculty Publications. 6.
Mawdsley, R. D. (2000). Missouri v. Jenkins: Remaking an Urban School District. Education and Urban Society, 33(1), 36-43. doi:10.1177/0013124500331004