Against Accent Discrimination in Schools and Society
Drawing on the scholarly work of sociocultural and postcolonial theorists and testimonios collected from study participants, this book explores accentism, the systemic form of discrimination against people speaking with an accent deviating from the socially constructed standard accent. Orelus...
To Be Published December 14th 2015 by Routledge
The Voices of Educators of Color in the Movement
Series: Routledge Research in Education
Educators, teacher practitioners, and social activists have successfully used critical pedagogy as a tool to help marginalized students develop awareness and seek alternative solutions to their poor educational and socioeconomic situations. However, this theory is often criticized as being mostly...
Published November 18th 2014 by Routledge