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For decades, as a public school teacher and author, jonathan kozol has documented inequities in the us education system he won the national book award. Jonathan kozol was born in boston in 1936 into a traditional middle-class jewish family kozol's father worked as a neurologist and psychiatrist. By jonathan kozol j onathan kozol has written an impassioned book, laced with anger and indignation, about how our public education system scorns so many.
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Have you read savage inequalities it's a question that comes up at most educational conferences these days the best-selling book by jonathan kozol has. The general public has no concrete idea of what goes on inside them jonathan kozol recounts his experience as a teacher in the roxbury section of boston. Jonathan kozol has never been afraid to take on big targets his current best seller, the shame of the nation: the restoration of apartheid.
Jonathan kozol is one of the most recognizable and widely known critical pedagogues of this generation for nearly half a century, he has forcefully, tenaciously,. Jonathan kozol has been awarded the national book award and the robert f kennedy award his book savage inequalities was a finalist for the national.