Human Diversity in Education: An Intercultural Approach / Edition 7

Human Diversity in Education: An Intercultural Approach / Edition 7

by Kenneth Cushner, Averil McClelland, Philip Safford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0078110270

ISBN-13: 9780078110276

Pub. Date: 02/09/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Human Diversity in Education is designed to prepare teachers for the wide diversity of students that they are certain to encounter in their classrooms, schools, and communities. The seventh edition brings increased attention to the intercultural dimension of teaching and learning for a twenty-first century global society.  See more details below

Overview

Human Diversity in Education is designed to prepare teachers for the wide diversity of students that they are certain to encounter in their classrooms, schools, and communities. The seventh edition brings increased attention to the intercultural dimension of teaching and learning for a twenty-first century global society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078110276
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/09/2011
Edition description:
Net
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
318,818
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Education in a Changing Society3
2Multicultural Education: Historical and Theoretical Perspectives23
3Culture and the Culture-Learning Process49
4Classrooms and Schools as Cultural Crossroads81
5Developing Learning Communities: Language and Learning Style107
6Creating Developmentally Appropriate Classrooms: The Importance of Age137
7Crediting an Inclusive Classroom: Health and the Ability/Disability Continuum161
8Developing a Collaborative Classroom: Gender and Sexual Orientation189
9The Classroom as a Global Community: Race, Ethnicity/Nationality, and Region217
10Religious Pluralism in Secular Classrooms251
11Assessing Progress: The Importance of Social Class and Social Status277
12Classrooms of Today and Tomorrow307
Indexes323

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