Education: Multicultural Education

  • Understanding Prejudice and Education: The challenge for future generations book cover

    Understanding Prejudice and Education

    The challenge for future generations, 1st Edition

    By Conrad Hughes

    What is prejudice in the 21st Century and how can education help to reduce it? This original text discusses prejudice in detail, offering a clear analysis of research and theory on prejudice and prejudice reduction, drawn from findings in social psychology, critical thinking and education.…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge

  • Language and Power in Post-Colonial Schooling: Ideologies in Practice book cover

    Language and Power in Post-Colonial Schooling

    Ideologies in Practice, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn McKinney

    Critiquing the positioning of children from non-dominant groups as linguistically deficient, this book aims to bridge the gap between theorizing of language in critical sociolinguistics and approaches to language in education. Carolyn McKinney uses the lens of linguistic ideologies—teachers’ and…

    Paperback – 2016-08-09
    Routledge
    Language, Culture, and Teaching Series

  • At-Risk Children & Youth: Resiliency Explored book cover

    At-Risk Children & Youth

    Resiliency Explored, 1st Edition

    By Niall Mcelwee

    What assistance can be provided to disadvantaged youngsters to help them conquer the many challenges they face while growing up? At-Risk Children & Youth: Resiliency Explored analyzes the results from accumulated research on the risk and resiliency of children and youth in Ireland. Author Niall…

    Paperback – 2016-08-01
    Routledge

  • Teaching Global Literature in Elementary Classrooms: A Critical Literacy and Teacher Inquiry Approach book cover

    Teaching Global Literature in Elementary Classrooms

    A Critical Literacy and Teacher Inquiry Approach, 1st Edition

    By Kelly K. Wissman, Maggie Naughter Burns, Krista Jiampetti, Heather O'Leary, Simeen Tabatabai

    Demonstrating the power of teaching global literature from a critical literacy perspective, this book explores the ways that K-6 educators can infuse diverse texts into their classrooms and find support for their endeavours in teacher inquiry communities. Through carefully analyzed,…

    Paperback – 2016-07-20
    Routledge

  • Qualitative Research in STEM: Studies of Equity, Access, and Innovation book cover

    Qualitative Research in STEM

    Studies of Equity, Access, and Innovation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sherry Marx

    Qualitative Research in STEM examines the groundbreaking potential of qualitative research methods to address issues of social justice, equity, and sustainability in STEM. A collection of empirical studies conducted by prominent STEM researchers, this book examines the experiences and challenges…

    Paperback – 2016-07-19
    Routledge

  • Critical Content Analysis of Children’s and Young Adult Literature: Reframing Perspective book cover

    Critical Content Analysis of Children’s and Young Adult Literature

    Reframing Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Holly Johnson, Janelle Mathis, Kathy G. Short

    In this book the authors describe their strategies for critically reading global and multicultural literature and the range of procedures they use for critical analyses. They also reflect on how these research strategies can inform classrooms and children as readers. Critical content analysis…

    Paperback – 2016-07-14
    Routledge

  • Culture and Cognitive Development: Studies in Mathematical Understanding book cover

    Culture and Cognitive Development

    Studies in Mathematical Understanding, 1st Edition

    By Geoffrey B. Saxe

    Researchers examining children's mathematics acquisition are now questioning the belief that children learn mathematics principally through formalized, in-school mathematics education. There is increasing evidence that children gain mathematical understanding through their participation in…

    Paperback – 2016-07-11
    Psychology Press

  • Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Motivation in Education book cover

    Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Motivation in Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jessica T. DeCuir-Gunby, Paul A. Schutz

    Race and Ethnicity in the Study of Motivation in Education collects work from prominent education researchers who study the interaction of race, ethnicity, and motivation in educational contexts. Focusing on both historical and contemporary iterations of race-based educational constructs, this book…

    Paperback – 2016-07-07
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Leadership in Higher Education book cover

    Indigenous Leadership in Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Minthorn, Alicia Fedelina Chavez

    This volume offers new perspectives from Indigenous leaders in academic affairs, student affairs and central administration to improve colleges and universities in service to Indigenous students and professionals. It discusses and illustrates ways that leadership norms, values, assumptions and…

    Paperback – 2016-05-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Leadership

  • Chinese-Heritage Students in North American Schools: Understanding Hearts and Minds Beyond Test Scores book cover

    Chinese-Heritage Students in North American Schools

    Understanding Hearts and Minds Beyond Test Scores, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wen Ma, Guofang Li

    This comprehensive look at Chinese-heritage students’ academic, sociocultural, and emotional development in the public schools examines pertinent educational theories; complex (even inconvenient) realities; learning practices in and outside of schools; and social, cultural, and linguistic…

    Paperback – 2016-03-07
    Routledge

  • Cultural Processes in Child Development: The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 29 book cover

    Cultural Processes in Child Development

    The Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology, Volume 29, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann S. Masten

    The chapters of this volume were originally presented at the 29th Minnesota Symposium on Child Psychology. The focus of this symposium on cultural processes in child development emerged from the growing recognition among those at the Institute of Child Development and many others in the field that…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Psychology Press
    Minnesota Symposia on Child Psychology Series

  • Mixed-Race Youth and Schooling: The Fifth Minority book cover

    Mixed-Race Youth and Schooling

    The Fifth Minority, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Winn Tutwiler

    This timely, in-depth examination of the educational experiences and needs of mixed-race children ("the fifth minority") focuses on the four contexts that primarily influence learning and development: the family, school, community, and society-at-large. The book provides foundational historical,…

    Paperback – 2016-02-17
    Routledge

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