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Up the down staircase.

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Prentice-Hall, [1965, c1964].
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vii, 340 pages illus. 22 cm.
Broomfield Fiction
F Kau
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Broomfield Fiction
F Kau
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Jun 17, 2021
Bel Kaufman's Up the Down Staircase is one of the best-loved novels of our time. It has been translated into sixteen languages, made into a prizewinning motion picture, and staged as a play at high schools all over the United States; its very title has become part of the American idiom.Never before has a novel so compellingly laid bare the inner workings of a metropolitan high school. Up the Down Staircase is the funny and touching story of a committed, idealistic teacher whose clash with school bureaucracy is a timeless lesson for students, teachers, parents-anyone concerned about public education. Bel Kaufman lets her characters speak for themselves through memos, letters, directives from the principal, comments by students, notes between teachers, and papers from desk drawers and wastebaskets, evoking a vivid picture of teachers fighting the good fight against all that stands in the way of good teaching.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kaufman, B. (19651964). Up the down staircase. Prentice-Hall.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kaufman, Bel. 19651964. Up the Down Staircase. Prentice-Hall.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kaufman, Bel, Up the Down Staircase. Prentice-Hall, 19651964.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kaufman, Bel. Up the Down Staircase. Prentice-Hall, 19651964. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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