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  1. Effective Programs for Latino Students

    Edited by Robert E. Slavin, Margarita Calder¢n, Margarita Calderon

    Latino (or Hispanic) children are one of the fastest-growing groups in U.S. schools today. On average, these students perform worse than Anglo students on measures of academic achievement and other measures of academic success, and their drop-out rate is high. There are schools of excellence among...

    Published August 31st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Schooling Students Placed at Risk

    Research, Policy, and Practice in the Education of Poor and Minority Adolescents

    Edited by Mavis G. Sanders

    This book examines historical approaches and current research and practice related to the education of adolescents placed at risk of school failure as a result of social and economic conditions. One major goal is to expand the intellectual exchange among researchers, policymakers, practitioners,...

    Published July 31st 2000 by Routledge

  3. City Literacies

    Learning to Read Across Generations and Cultures

    By Eve Gregory, Ann Williams

    Series: Literacies

    City Literacies explores the lives and literacies of different generations of people living in two contrasting areas of London at the end of the 20th century: Spitalfields and the City. This contrast outwardly symbolizes the huge difference between poverty and wealth existing in Britain at this...

    Published July 26th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Integrating Service Learning and Multicultural Education in Colleges and Universities

    Edited by Carolyn R. O'Grady

    The focus of this book is on the ways in which service learning and multicultural education can and should be integrated so that each may be strengthened and consequently have greater effect on educational and social conditions. It offers a significant attempt to forge a dialogue among...

    Published June 30th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Fifty Years of Anthropology and Education 1950-2000

    A Spindler Anthology

    By George and Loui Spindler

    Edited by George Spindler, George Spindler

    George and Louise Spindler are widely regarded as significant founders of the field of educational anthropology. This book brings together their best, most seminal work from the last 50 years--a time frame representing the developmental epoch of the field--and binds them together with a master...

    Published May 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  6. Routledge International Companion to Education

    Edited by Miriam Ben-Peretz, Sally Brown, Bob Moon

    The Routledge International Companion to Education addresses the key issues underpinning the rethinking and restructuring of education at the beginning of the new millennium. The volume contains over fifty major contributions exploring a wide range of issues, including:* philosophy of education*...

    Published May 24th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Rights to Language

    Equity, Power, and Education

    Edited by Robert Phillipson

    Rights to Language: Equity, Power, and Education brings together cutting-edge scholarship in language, education, and society from all parts of the world. Celebrating the 60th birthday of Tove Skutnabb-Kangas, it is inspired by her work in minority, indigenous, and immigrant education;...

    Published April 30th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Learning to Rival

    A Literate Practice for Intercultural Inquiry

    By Linda Flower, Elenore Long, Lorraine Higgins

    Series: Rhetoric, Knowledge, and Society Series

    Learning to Rival tells the inside story of college and high school writers learning to "rival"--to actively seek rival hypotheses and negotiate alternative perspectives on charged questions. It shows how this interdisciplinary literate practice alters with the context of use and how, in learning...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Puerto Rican Students in U.s. Schools

    Edited by Sonia Nieto

    Series: Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

    This volume--the first edited book on the education of Puerto Ricans written primarily by Puerto Rican authors--focuses on the history and experiences of Puerto Rican students in the United States by addressing issues of identity, culture, ethnicity, language, gender, social activism, community...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge

  10. Handbook of Undergraduate Second Language Education

    Edited by Judith W. Rosenthal

    This volume offers the most comprehensive, up-to-date description of the wide array of second language programs currently available to undergraduate students in the United States and abroad. It brings together, for the first time, detailed descriptions of programs in foreign language, English as a...

    Published March 31st 2000 by Routledge