Choosing Democracy:a Practical Guide to Multicultural Education

Choosing Democracy:a Practical Guide to Multicultural Education : Practical Guide Multicult Educ

3.09 (11 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

List price: US$103.40

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


For courses in Multicultural Education or Multicultural Curriculum. In the third edition, strong coverage of the standards movement and high stakes testing places this reform initiative in historical perspective, brings it up to date with the Bush administration's education agenda, and analyzes its effect upon multicultural education. This edition continues to offer a critical analysis of race, class, gender, and economic status as they apply to schools; and, provides hundreds of practical strategies for classroom use, based on the experience of teachers in geographically diverse, multicultural more

Product details

  • Paperback | 544 pages
  • 190.5 x 231.1 x 25.4mm | 816.48g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 013098745X
  • 9780130987457

Table of contents

Introduction. 1. THE SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, AND CULTURAL FOUNDATIONS OF THE CURRENT SCHOOL CRISIS. 1. Democracy and the Need for Multicultural Education. 2. Culture and Schooling. 3. Racism and Schools. 4. With Liberty and Justice for Some: Democracy, Class Relations, and Schools. 5. How Society and Schools Shortchange Girls and Boys. 2. TEACHING STRATEGIES TO PROMOTE DEMOCRACY AND MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION. 6. Human Relations and Multicultural Education. 7. Teaching to Empower Students. 8. Democracy and Classroom Management. 9. Promoting Democracy and Critical Thinking. 10. Cooperative Learning, Democracy, and Multicultural Education. 11. Teaching Language-Minority Populations. 3. THE DIALOGUE BETWEEN DEMOCRACY AND MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION. 12. Democracy, Curriculum, and Multicultural Education. 13. Democratic School Reform: How Do We Get from Here to There? Appendices. References. Name Index. Subject more

Rating details

11 ratings
3.09 out of 5 stars
5 18% (2)
4 9% (1)
3 55% (6)
2 0% (0)
1 18% (2)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X