Global Perspectives for Educators / Edition 1

Global Perspectives for Educators / Edition 1

by Carlos F. Diaz, Byron G. Massialas, John A. Xanthopoulos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205263666

ISBN-13: 9780205263660

Pub. Date: 10/27/1998

Publisher: Pearson

This book offers a logical conceptual framework and categorization system to analyze global issues, such as the environment, population, and nutrition. Designed for use by both in-service and pre-service teachers, the book marks a beginning in the development and further refinement of the field of global education. Options in curriculum development…  See more details below

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This book offers a logical conceptual framework and categorization system to analyze global issues, such as the environment, population, and nutrition. Designed for use by both in-service and pre-service teachers, the book marks a beginning in the development and further refinement of the field of global education. Options in curriculum development and activities designed for K-12 students provide practical information to implement global education. The strategies in this book will enable the reader to further develop critical thinking skills through a global consciousness. Includes chapters with a global perspective on pluralistic teaching (1), curriculum development (3), human rights issues (4), environment, energy, health, and nutrition issues (5), and economics and security (6). For educators who wish to bring a global emphasis to general classroom skills.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205263660
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
10/27/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
227
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Global and Multicultural Education: Partners in Pluralistic Teaching1
2An Inquiry Framework for Studying Global Issues37
3Curriculum in Global Education63
4Global Issues: Human Rights, Population, and Refugees85
5Global Issues: Environment, Energy, Health, and Nutrition117
6Global Issues: Global Economics and Global Security151
7Assessing Global Awareness179
8A New Era for Global Education207
Index223

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