Education: Multicultural Education

  • Religion in the Primary School: Ethos, diversity, citizenship book cover

    Religion in the Primary School

    Ethos, diversity, citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hemming

    Religion and its relationship to schooling is an issue that has become more and more topical in recent years. In many countries, developments such as the diversification of state school sectors, concerns about social cohesion between ethnic and religious groups, and debates about national identity…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Language, Literacy, and Pedagogy in Postindustrial Societies: The Case of Black Academic Underachievement book cover

    Language, Literacy, and Pedagogy in Postindustrial Societies

    The Case of Black Academic Underachievement, 1st Edition

    By Paul C. Mocombe, Carol Tomlin

    In postindustrial economies such as the United States and Great Britain, the black/white achievement gap is perpetuated by an emphasis on language and language skills, with which black American and black British-Caribbean youths often struggle. This work analyzes the nature of educational pedagogy…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Participation, Facilitation, and Mediation: Children and Young People in Their Social Contexts book cover

    Participation, Facilitation, and Mediation

    Children and Young People in Their Social Contexts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Claudio Baraldi, Vittorio Iervese

    Traditionally, children have been considered from a primarily developmental perspective, in need of education in order to achieve autonomy, growth, and eventually adulthood. Childhood studies have recently underlined an alternate way to look at children, starting from the consideration that…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Diversity, Intercultural Encounters, and Education book cover

    Diversity, Intercultural Encounters, and Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susana Gonçalves, Markus A. Carpenter

    This book concerns the challenges and tensions rising from mass migration flows, unbalanced north-south and east-west relations and the increasing multicultural nature of society. The scope of the book’s theme is global, addressing diversity and identity, intercultural encounters and conflict, and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Mathematics and Multi-Ethnic Students: Exemplary Practices book cover

    Mathematics and Multi-Ethnic Students

    Exemplary Practices, 2nd Edition

    By Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy

    Mathematics and Multi-Ethnic Students provides detailed profiles of teachers across the nation who have implemented effective mathematics instruction for diverse student populations. In this revised edition, Yvelyne Germain-McCarthy expands upon the popular case studies and adds two new chapters to…

    Paperback – 2017-05-26
    Routledge

  • Family, Community, and Higher Education book cover

    Family, Community, and Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Toby S. Jenkins

    This book explores social topics and experiences that illustrate the various ways in which the family unit influences and impacts college students. In the text, the authors not only explore family memories, but also challenge the traditional lack of inclusion and appreciation for “family” as…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Higher Education Access and Choice for Latino Students: Critical Findings and Theoretical Perspectives book cover

    Higher Education Access and Choice for Latino Students

    Critical Findings and Theoretical Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia Perez, Miguel Ceja

    Now the largest and fastest-growing ethnic population in the U.S., Latino students face many challenges and complexities when it comes to college choice and access. This edited volume provides much needed theoretical and empirical data on how the schooling experiences of Latino students shape their…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • Performing Kamishibai: An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience book cover

    Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience, 1st Edition

    By Tara McGowan

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Citizenship Education and Migrant Youth in China: Pathways to the Urban Underclass book cover

    Citizenship Education and Migrant Youth in China

    Pathways to the Urban Underclass, 1st Edition

    By Miao Li

    In East Asian economies such as China, recent mass rural-urban migration has created a new urban underclass, as have their children. However, their inclusion in urban public schools is a surprisingly slow process, and youth identities in newly industrialized countries remain largely neglected.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

  • Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes: Asian Indian Youth in South Asian Diaspora book cover

    Navigating Model Minority Stereotypes

    Asian Indian Youth in South Asian Diaspora, 1st Edition

    By Rupam Saran

    Though Asian Indians are typically thought of as a "model minority", not much is known about the school experiences of their children. Positive stereotyping of these immigrants and their children often masks educational needs and issues, creates class divides within the Indian-American community,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Experiences of Immigrant Professors: Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success book cover

    Experiences of Immigrant Professors

    Challenges, Cross-Cultural Differences, and Lessons for Success, 1st Edition

    By Charles B. Hutchison

    Educational institutions all over the world continue to attract the services of foreign-born scholars. In addition to the culture shock that immigrants experience in unfamiliar countries, these scholars often undergo "pedagogical shock." Through autobiographical accounts of foreign-born professors…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Higher Education

  • International Service Learning: Engaging Host Communities book cover

    International Service Learning

    Engaging Host Communities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Larsen

    International service learning (ISL) programs are growing more popular with students looking to advance their skills and knowledge to become global citizens. While the benefits of these programs among students are well documented, little is known about the implications they have on host communities…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in International and Comparative Education

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