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Ordinary resurrections : children in the years of hope

Author: Jonathan Kozol
Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2001. ©2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Perennial edView all editions and formats
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The author offers his personal take on America's poverty-stricken urban neighborhoods, recalling the lessons he has learned from time spent among the nation's poorest people.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Kozol
ISBN: 0060956453 9780060956455
OCLC Number: 46013957
Notes: Originally published: New York : Crown Publishers, ©2000.
Description: viii, 388 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction --
A narrow lens --
The world according to Pineapple --
Kindess to strangers --
Three generations --
Holy water --
Bread and wine --
Things as they are --
Ordinary resurrections --
Opportunities for silence --
In the sanctuary --
The details of life --
A question of values --
A sense of scale --
A reunion --
Pineapple takes control --
Benjamin --
Esperanza --
A nice week in the neighborhood --
A pastor's ministry --
A turbulent intelligence --
Imaginary music --
A rich and varied Life --
Saying goodbye --
Epilogue: Easter 1999.
Responsibility: Jonathan Kozol.

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The author offers his personal take on America's poverty-stricken urban neighborhoods, recalling the lessons he has learned from time spent among the nation's poorest people.
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