Jeffrey R. Henig is Professor of Political Science and Education at Teachers College and Professor of Political Science at Columbia University. His books include The Color of School Reform (Princeton), named by American Political Science Association as the best in urban politics, and Rethinking School Choice (Princeton). Wilbur C. Rich is Professor of Political Science at Wellesley College. His books include Black Mayors and School Politics.
Dona Cooper Hamilton is associate professor of social work at Herbert H. Lehman College, City University of New York.Charles V. Hamilton is Wallace Sayre Professor of Government at Columbia University.