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Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives, 7th Editionby James A. Banks (University of Washington, Seattle); Cherry A. McGee Banks (University of Washington, Bothell)
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Multicultural Education is a reader for educators that consists of articles written by the top scholars in the field. It helps them understand the concepts, paradigms, and explanations needed to become more effective practitioners in culturally, racially and language diverse classrooms. Each chapter now incorporates new theoretical, conceptual, and research developments in the field. A new chapter focuses on gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues. Every statistical table, figure, and chart has also been updated to present the most current information. Educators will gain insight that they'll be able to apply in the classroom.
Table of Contents
|Issues And Concepts|
|Multicultural Education: Characteristics and Goals|
|Culture in Society and in Educational Practices|
|Race, Class, Gender, and Disability in the Classroom|
|Social Class And Religion|
|Social Class and Educational Equality|
|Christian Nation or Pluralistic Culture: Religion in American Life|
|Gender Bias: from Colonial America to Toda's Classroom|
|Classrooms for Diversity: Rethinking Curriculum and Pedagogy|
|Race and Gender in Classrooms: Implications for Teachers|
|Queer Lessons: Sexual and Gender Minorities in Multicultural Education|
|Race, Ethnicity, And Language|
|Approaches to Multicultural Curriculum Reform|
|The Colorblind Perspective in School: Causes and Consequences|
|Language Diversity and Schooling|
|Educational Equality for Students with Disabilities|
|School Inclusion and Multicultural Issues in Special Education|
|Recruiting and Retaining Gifted Students From Diverse Ethnic, Cultural, and Language Groups|
|School Reform and Student Learning: A Multicultural Perspective|
|Communities, Families, and Educators Working Together for School Improvement|
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