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Author Baptist, Willie.

Title Pedagogy of the poor : building the movement to end poverty / Willie Baptist, Jan Rehmann.

Imprint New York : Teachers College Press, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Glendale History Room Reference    362.5 BAP    Available
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    362.5 BAP    Available
Description xii, 190 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series The teaching for social justice series
Teaching for social justice series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: plight, fight, and insight of the poor, the need for a pedagogy to end poverty / Willie Baptist, Jan Rehmann -- Interview with Willie Baptist (I): From the Cotton Fields to the Watts Uprisings -- Different perspectives on poverty: an introduction / Ian Rehmann, Colleen Wessel-McCoy -- Interview with Willie Baptist (II): the contributions of Malcolm X and Martin Luther King, Jr. -- Root causes of poverty, neoliberalism, high-tech capitalism, and economic crisis / Ian Rehmann-- Interview with Willie Baptist (III): King's poor people's campaign, "operation cereal bowl," and labor struggles at the steel plant -- A case study on organizing: the struggle for water in postindustrial Detroit / Chris Caruso -- Interview with Willie Baptist (IV): lessons from the national union of the homeless, a debate on organizing -- The Relevance of Gramsci's theory of hegemony for social justice movements / Ian Rehmann, John Wessel-McCoy -- Interview with Willie Baptist (V): evaluating today's struggles, stories from the movement to end poverty -- Ideology theory and antipoverty movements / Ian Rehmann -- Teach as we fight, learn as we lead: lessons in pedagogy and the poverty initiative model / Willie Baptist, Liz Theoharis.
Subject Baptist, Willie.
Poverty -- California -- Los Angeles.
Marginality, Social -- California -- Los Angeles.
Social justice -- California -- Los Angeles.
Added Author Rehmann, Jan.
ISBN 9780807752289 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0807752282 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780807752296 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0807752290 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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