Education: Multicultural Education

  • Hispanic-Serving Institutions: Advancing Research and Transformative Practice book cover

    Hispanic-Serving Institutions

    Advancing Research and Transformative Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anne-Marie Nunez, Sylvia Hurtado, Emily Calderón Galdeano

    Despite the increasing numbers of Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) and their importance in serving students who have historically been underserved in higher education, limited research has addressed the meaning of the growth of these institutions and its implications for higher education.…

    Paperback – 2015-03-04

  • Engaging in Social Partnerships: Democratic Practices for Campus-Community Partnerships book cover

    Engaging in Social Partnerships

    Democratic Practices for Campus-Community Partnerships, 1st Edition

    By Novella Zett Keith

    Engaging in Social Partnerships helps practitioners advance democratic engagement by creating spaces where institutions of higher education, community groups, and other organizations can come together. This important book prepares higher education professionals to become reflective practitioners…

    Paperback – 2015-02-23

  • Black Faculty in the Academy: Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success book cover

    Black Faculty in the Academy

    Narratives for Negotiating Identity and Achieving Career Success, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fred A. Bonner II, aretha faye marbley, Frank Tuitt, Petra A. Robinson, Rosa M. Banda, Robin L. Hughes

    Through candid discussions and personal counter-narrative stories, Black Faculty in the Academy explores the experiences and challenges faced by faculty of color in academe. Black faculty in predominantly White college and university settings must negotiate multiple and competing identities while…

    Paperback – 2014-12-17

  • Beginning a Career in Academia: A Guide for Graduate Students of Color book cover

    Beginning a Career in Academia

    A Guide for Graduate Students of Color, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dwayne A. Mack, Elwood Watson, Michelle Madsen Camacho

    This practical guide prepares graduate students of color for their first job in academia and offers strategies for succeeding in the early years of a tenure-track position. Through the voices of faculty who have experienced the rigors of the job search and a career in academia, Beginning a Career…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04

  • Mexican American Children and Families: Multidisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Mexican American Children and Families

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yvonne M. Caldera, Eric Lindsey

    Offering new insight on Mexican American culture and families, this book provides an interdisciplinary examination of this growing population. Contributors from psychology, education, health, and social science review recent quantitative and qualitative literature on Mexican Americans. Using…

    Paperback – 2014-12-03

  • The Colour of Class: The educational strategies of the Black middle classes book cover

    The Colour of Class

    The educational strategies of the Black middle classes, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Rollock, David Gillborn, Carol Vincent, Stephen J. Ball

    How do race and class intersect to shape the identities and experiences of Black middle-class parents and their children? What are Black middle-class parents’ strategies for supporting their children through school? What role do the educational histories of Black middle-class parents play in their…

    Paperback – 2014-11-18

  • Black Men in Higher Education: A Guide to Ensuring Student Success book cover

    Black Men in Higher Education

    A Guide to Ensuring Student Success, 1st Edition

    By J. Luke Wood, Robert T. Palmer

    Black Men in Higher Education bridges theory to practice in order to better prepare practitioners in their efforts to increase the success of Black male students in colleges and universities. In this comprehensive but manageable text, leading researchers J. Luke Wood and Robert T. Palmer highlight…

    Paperback – 2014-10-13
    Key Issues on Diverse College Students

  • Diversifying the Teacher Workforce: Preparing and Retaining Highly Effective Teachers book cover

    Diversifying the Teacher Workforce

    Preparing and Retaining Highly Effective Teachers, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christine E. Sleeter, La Vonne I. Neal, Kevin K. Kumashiro

    Diversifying the Teacher Workforce critically examines efforts to diversify the teaching force and narrow the demographic gap between who teaches and who populates U.S. classrooms. While the demographic gap is often invoked to provide a needed rationale for preparing all teachers, and especially…

    Paperback – 2014-08-08

  • U.S. Latinos and Education Policy: Research-Based Directions for Change book cover

    U.S. Latinos and Education Policy

    Research-Based Directions for Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Pedro R. Portes, Spencer Salas, Patricia Baquedano-López, Paula J. Mellom

    With the American dream progressively elusive for and exclusive of Latinos, there is an urgent need for empirically and conceptually based macro-level policy solutions for Latino education. Going beyond just exposing educational inequalities, this volume provides intelligent and pragmatic…

    Paperback – 2014-03-19
    Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education

  • Adolescent Literacies in a Multicultural Context book cover

    Adolescent Literacies in a Multicultural Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alister Cumming

    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,…

    Paperback – 2014-03-19
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Educating for Diversity and Social Justice book cover

    Educating for Diversity and Social Justice

    1st Edition

    By Amanda Keddie

    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 –…

    Paperback – 2014-03-07
    Routledge Research in Education

  • Re-Membering History in Student and Teacher Learning: An Afrocentric Culturally Informed Praxis book cover

    Re-Membering History in Student and Teacher Learning

    An Afrocentric Culturally Informed Praxis, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2014-03-03

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