Children Of The Dispossessed / Edition 2

Children Of The Dispossessed / Edition 2

by Philip Delacey, Susan-Lee Walker, Philip De Lacey
     
 

This work offers a consideration of the nature of intelligence, cultural disadvantage, educational programs for culturally different people. In this longitudinal study, profiles of development and expression of competencies are presented.

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This work offers a consideration of the nature of intelligence, cultural disadvantage, educational programs for culturally different people. In this longitudinal study, profiles of development and expression of competencies are presented.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781567504217
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/12/1999
Series:
Advances in Applied Developmental Psychology Series
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
330
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Figures
Tables
Preface to Revised Edition
Introduction to Revised Edition
Preface
Foreword
1What Is Intelligence?1
2The Great Debate19
3Deprivation, Disadvantage, or Difference?47
4Early Childhood Education: Success or Failure?71
5Cultural Disadvantage in Australia97
6An Australian Preschool115
7Potential, Competence, and Performance - A Conceptual Framework181
8Questions and Assumptions221
9Principles and Practice227
10The Program: Achievements and Lessons243
Appendix A265
Appendix B269
References275
Author Index295
Subject Index299

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