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Multicultural education in the United States

by David E. Washburn

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Published by Inquiry International in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Multicultural education -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 121-130) and index.

      StatementDavid E. Washburn with Neil L. Brown and Robert W. Abbott.
      ContributionsBrown, Neil L., Abbott, Robert W.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC1099.3 .W38 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 139 p. ;
      Number of Pages139
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1019361M
      ISBN 100963552120
      LC Control Number96077221
      OCLC/WorldCa36170591

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An Introduction to Multicultural Education, Sixth Edition, is designed to introduce preservice and practicing educators to the major concepts, prin-ciples, theories, and practices in multicultural education.

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United States. More like this: User lists; Similar Items. This book compiles information to investigate the presence and structure of multicultural education programs throughout the United States.

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The Intersection of Cultures: Multicultural Education in the United States and the Global Economy, Fourth Edition offers a unique, problem-solving approach to the complex issues involved in educating culturally and linguistically diverse students.

Perfect for any course devoted wholly or in part to the study of multicultural education, this text addresses a wealth of by: The implementation of multicultural education in American schools is ongoing and changing.

Today, people come from a wide array of cultures including people from Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Eastern Europe and Africa; whereas, earlier generations of immigrants came from mostly western and northern Europe.

Part II describes examples of these paradigms and concepts by discussing multicultural education in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Australia and Western Europe. is the difficulty that nation-states have trying to formulate educational policies that simultaneously respect the cultural integrity of students from diverse groups Cited by: The movement pushed for minority teachers and administrators, community control and revision of textbooks to reflect the diversity of peoples in the United States.

Multicultural education became a standard in university studies for new teachers, as Fullinwider states. Multicultural Education in the United States, by David Washburn.

Bloomsburg, PA: Inquiry International, pp. $, cloth. To reach students, it is critical that teachers be aware of their experiential backgrounds and that they employ materials and methods culturally relevant to the lives of their students.

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Perfect for any course devoted wholly or in part to the study of multicultural education, this text addresses a wealth of topics.

This book discusses the role of schools in providing solutions to issues of education and culture and in making multicultural education a major element in teacher education programs. Its five chapters highlight the decline in the practice of multicultural education in the U.S.

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Celestial J. Zaldana bans courses that “promote the overthrow of the United States government, promote principles of the curriculum remain unchanged. For example, a book by Toni Morrison may be read in a classroom, but the students are merely reading it and not being.