Author: Oakes, Jeannie, Wells, Amy Stuart, Jone, Makeba, & Datnow, Amanda

Title: Detracking: The Social Construction of Ability, Cultural Politics, and Resistance to Reform

University Affiliation: Ford Foundation; Columbia University


Research Question: Explores how conceptions of intelligence intervene in efforts to detrack schools.

Published: Yes

Journal Name or Institutional Affiliation: Teacher College Record

Journal Entry: Vol. 98, No.3, pp. 482-510

Year: 1997


Scholarship Type Journal Article Review of Literature

Keywords: Ability Groups, Detracking, Tracking

Regions National

Methodologies: Qualitative

Research Designs: Literature Review, Policy Analysis

Method of Analysis: Content Analysis

Sampling Frame: Previous Studies

Sample Types: Nonrandom

Unit of Analysis: Document

Data Types: Qualitative-Longitudinal

Data Description:


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