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  1. Adolescent Literacies in a Multicultural Context

    Edited by Alister Cumming

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    This book presents results from a four-year project addressing the central question: What factors, challenges, and contexts contribute to and constrain literacy achievement among at-risk adolescent learners with culturally diverse backgrounds? Researchers consider the importance of several,...

    Published March 19th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Educating for Diversity and Social Justice

    By Amanda Keddie

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Educating for Diversity and Social Justice foregrounds the personal stories of educators who are engaging the space of schooling as a site of possibility for realizing the goals of social justice. It is a book inspired by a vision of education as a practice of freedom where young people –...

    Published March 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. US Education in a World of Migration

    Implications for Policy and Practice

    Edited by Jill Koyama, Mathangi Subramanian

    Series: Routledge Research in Education Policy and Politics

    Given the protracted, varied, and geographically expansive changes in migration over time, it is difficult to establish an overarching theory that adequately analyzes the school experiences of immigrant youth in the United States. This volume extends the scholarly work on these experiences by...

    Published March 4th 2014 by Routledge

  4. “Re-Membering” History in Student and Teacher Learning

    An Afrocentric Culturally Informed Praxis

    By Joyce E. King, Ellen E. Swartz

    What kind of social studies knowledge can stimulate a critical and ethical dialog with the past and present? "Re-Membering" History in Student and Teacher Learning answers this question by explaining and illustrating a process of historical recovery that merges Afrocentric theory and principles of...

    Published March 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Racism, Education and the State

    By Barry Troyna, Jenny Williams

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality. The contributors to this book, however, argue that, far from reducing racial inequality, the education system in the UK systematically generates, maintains and reproduces it. Through careful consideration of...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Keepers of the American Dream

    A Study of Staff Development and Multicultural Education

    By Christine E. Sleeter

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This book reports an ethnographic study of thirty teachers from eighteen schools who participated in a staff development programme in multicultural education. The study examines how multicultural education was actually presented to teachers, and areas in which their classroom teaching and...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Racial Inequality in Education

    Edited by Barry Troyna

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    The education system should be in the forefront of the battle to combat racial inequality. The contributors to this book, however, argue that, far from reducing racial inequality, the education system in the UK systematically generates, maintains and reproduces it. Through careful consideration of...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Ethnic Crucible (RLE Edu J)

    Harmony and Hostility in Multi-Ethnic Schools

    By Gajendra Verma, Paul Zec, George Skinner

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Many schools in developed countries have children and adolescents from a variety of ethnic, linguistic, religious and cultural backgrounds. They relate to each other in various degrees of encounter that range from harmony to hostility. The issue of how a school can foster inter-ethnic relationships...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Education and the Social Construction of 'Race' (RLE Edu J)

    By Peter Figueroa

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    Does the education system help or hinder the fight against racism? This volume provides a constructive critique of the Swan Report of 1985 and of sociological research into racial and ethnic relations. The author undertakes a searching philosophical and sociological analysis of multicultural and...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Teaching About Race Relations (RLE Edu J)

    Problems and Effects

    By Lawrence Stenhouse, Gajendra Verma, Robert Wild, Jon Nixon

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education

    This is the report of two linked research projects: the SSRC Project on Problems and Effects of Teaching about Race Relations, and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation Project on Teaching About Race Relations through Drama. Its aim is to help teachers who will face race as a theme, whether it arises...

    Published February 27th 2014 by Routledge