An Introduction to Multicultural Education / Edition 4

An Introduction to Multicultural Education / Edition 4

by James A. Banks
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0205518850

ISBN-13: 9780205518852

Pub. Date: 02/14/2007

Publisher: Pearson

This book gives teachers a strong background in the conceptual, theoretical, and philosophical issues in multicultural education.

Cultural Diversity and Education is designed to help pre-service and in-service educators clarify the philosophical and definitional issues related to pluralistic education, derive a clarified philosophical position, design and

Overview

This book gives teachers a strong background in the conceptual, theoretical, and philosophical issues in multicultural education.

Cultural Diversity and Education is designed to help pre-service and in-service educators clarify the philosophical and definitional issues related to pluralistic education, derive a clarified philosophical position, design and implement effective teaching strategies that reflect ethnic and cultural diversity, and prepare sound guidelines for multicultural programs and practices. This book describes actions that educators can take to institutionalize educational programs and practices related to ethnic and cultural diversity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205518852
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
02/14/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.42(d)

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Table of Contents

Part 1Goals, Concepts, and Instructional Planning1
1The Multicultural Curriculum: Rationale, Trends, and Goals1
2Developing a Conceptual Multicultural Curriculum32
3Key Concepts for the Multicultural Curriculum55
4Planning the Multicultural Curriculum91
Part 2The First Americans and African Americans: Concepts and Strategies121
5American Indians: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials123
6Native Hawaiians: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials160
7African Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials187
Part 3European Americans: Concepts and Strategies233
8European Ethnic Groups: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials235
9Jewish Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials273
Part 4Hispanic Americans: Concepts and Strategies305
10Mexican Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials311
11Puerto Ricans in the United States: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials345
12Cuban Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials376
Part 5Asian Americans and Arab Americans: Concepts and Strategies405
13Asian Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials407
14Arab Americans: Concepts, Strategies, and Materials461
Appendixes
AEthnic Groups in U.S. History: A Chronology of Key Events491
BInternet Resources for Teaching about Ethnic and Cultural Diversity499
CVideotapes and CD-ROMs on Multicultural Education and U.S. Ethnic Groups515
DThe Carter G. Woodson Award Books521
ETwenty Classic and Landmark Books in Ethnic Literature523

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