Educational Foundations

Multicultural Education and Cultural Education

  1. Creating Multicultural Citizens

    A Portrayal of Contemporary Indonesian Education

    By Raihani

    Series: Routledge Critical Studies in Asian Education

    Despite the largest-scale decentralisation of education since 1999, which broadly led to the marketisation of education, it is not clear how school education responds to the multicultural realities of Indonesian society and ethno-religious conflicts. Creating Multicultural Citizens presents a...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Practice What You Teach

    Social Justice Education in the Classroom and the Streets

    By Bree Picower

    Series: Teaching/Learning Social Justice

    Many teachers enter the profession with a desire to "make a difference." But given who most teachers are, where they come from, and what pressure they feel to comply with existing school policies, how can they take up this charge? Practice What You Teach follows three different groups of educators...

    Published May 29th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation

    Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation

    By Nadine Dolby

    Rethinking Multicultural Education for the Next Generation builds on the legacy of social justice multicultural education, while recognizing the considerable challenges of reaching today’s college students. By drawing on breakthrough research in two fields – neuroscience and animal studies – Nadine...

    Published March 4th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education

    By Paul C. Gorski, Seema G. Pothini

    Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education offers pre- and in-service educators an opportunity to analyze and reflect upon a variety of realistic case studies related to educational equity and social justice. Each case, written in an engaging, narrative style, presents a complex but...

    Published November 7th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Civility, Religious Pluralism and Education

    Edited by Vincent Biondo, Andrew Fiala

    Series: Routledge Research in Religion and Education

    This book focuses on the problem of religious diversity, civil dialogue, and religion education in public schools, exploring the ways in which atheists, secularists, fundamentalists, and mainstream religionists come together in the public sphere, examining how civil discourse about religion fit...

    Published December 26th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Critical Race Theory in England

    Edited by Namita Chakrabarty, Lorna Roberts, John Preston

    Critical Race Theory (CRT) explains and challenges the persistence of racial discrimination throughout the world today, addressing issues such as racism, post-colonialism and systems of apartheid. Despite claims we live in a post-racial era, equality laws are under threat in the UK and evidence of...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Readings for Diversity and Social Justice

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Maurianne Adams, Warren Blumenfeld, Carmelita Castaneda, Heather W. Hackman, Madeline L. Peters, Ximena Zuniga

    For more than a decade, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover the full range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, sexism, classism, heterosexism, and ableism, as well as transgender...

    Published March 1st 2013 by Routledge

  8. Culturally Relevant Arts Education for Social Justice

    A Way Out of No Way

    Edited by Mary Stone Hanley, Gilda L Sheppard, George W. Noblit, Thomas Barone

    A groundswell of interest has led to significant advances in understanding and using Culturally Responsive Arts Education to promote social justice and education. This landmark volume provides a theoretical orientation to these endeavors. Examining a range of efforts across different forms of art,...

    Published April 10th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Young People and Everyday Multiculturalism

    By Anita Harris

    Series: Critical Youth Studies

    Unlike as with previous generations, diversity and multiculturalism are engrained in the lives of today’s urban youth. Within their culturally diverse urban environments, young people from different backgrounds now routinely encounter one another in their everyday lives and negotiate and contest...

    Published October 28th 2012 by Routledge

  10. 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 20th 2012 by Routledge