Ethnicity and the Schools

Glazer, Nathan. "Ethnicity and The Schools." Commentary, September, 1974.

Excerpt: It is not easy to find the words that would accurately describe the current wave of ethnic feeling which seems now to be sweeping over America. Even the word “wave” may strike some as exaggerated. We live in a world in which the interplay among mass media, scholars, foundations, and the general public is so subtle and rapid that we are often left confused as to what is “really” happening. Thus, we know that the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations are funding a number of projects in the field of ethnicity…