After The School Bell Rings / Edition 2

After The School Bell Rings / Edition 2

by Carl Grant Hoefs-Bascom; Christine Sleeter
     
 

Set in the American community of Rivercrest in a multi-racial junior school, this text provides a portrait of the beliefs and understandings held by students, teachers and administrators with respect to issues such as race, social class and gender.See more details below

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Set in the American community of Rivercrest in a multi-racial junior school, this text provides a portrait of the beliefs and understandings held by students, teachers and administrators with respect to issues such as race, social class and gender.

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ISBN-13:
9780750705592
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/20/1996
Edition description:
2nd ed.]
Pages:
273
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.58(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Foreword
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2The Community and the School14
Ch. 3Students' Cultural Knowledge about Human Diversity21
Ch. 4The Administrative Team60
Ch. 5The Teachers87
Ch. 6The Students and Classroom Life132
Ch. 7Why the Students Believed as They Did158
Ch. 8Why the School Operated as It Did176
Ch. 9A Critical Appraisal of What Happens After the School Bell Rings198
Ch. 10High School and Abandoned Dreams212
Ch. 11A Plan for Action226
Appendix242
Bibliography247
Index256

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