Educational Apartheid in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia: An Oral History of Desegregation and Resegregation
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School Desegregation: Oral Histories Toward Understanding the Effects of White Domination
Macon/Bibb County, Georgia has always been a city with a disproportionately large Black population (just over 50%, as compared to 12.8% nationally and 30% statewide). Recent data show the population as 155,000, of which 20% live below the poverty level (U.S. Census, 2008). Macon/Bibb County has 41 public schools and 19 private schools (GeorgiaFacts.net, 2009).
Murray, Ashley P., Delores D. Liston.
"Educational Apartheid in Macon, Bibb County, Georgia: An Oral History of Desegregation and Resegregation."
School Desegregation: Oral Histories Toward Understanding the Effects of White Domination, George W. Noblit (Ed.), 4: 37-49 Rotterdam, The Netherlands: Sense Publishers.
doi: 10.1007/978-94-6209-965-4_3 isbn: 978-94-6209-965-4