Making Meaning of Whiteness: Exploring Racial Identity with White Teachers / Edition 1

Making Meaning of Whiteness: Exploring Racial Identity with White Teachers / Edition 1

by Alice McIntyre, Alice McIntyre, Christine E. Sleeter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0791434966

ISBN-13: 9780791434963

Pub. Date: 07/10/1997

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Describes how a group of white female student teachers examined their "whiteness" and developed ways of thinking critically about race and racism in educational practice.

Mclntyre describes how a group of white middle- and upper-middle-class female student teachers examined their "whiteness" and how they, as current and future educators, might develop teaching

Overview

Describes how a group of white female student teachers examined their "whiteness" and developed ways of thinking critically about race and racism in educational practice.

Mclntyre describes how a group of white middle- and upper-middle-class female student teachers examined their "whiteness" and how they, as current and future educators, might develop teaching strategies that aim to disrupt and eliminate the oppressiveness of white privilege in education. The group analyzed ways of making meaning about whiteness and thinking critically about race and racism, and explored how racial identity is implicated in the formation and implementation of teaching practices.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791434963
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
07/10/1997
Series:
SUNY series, The Social Context of Education Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.48(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1. Multicultural Antiracist Education and Whiteness

2. Participatory Action Research

3. Making My Whiteness Public

4. White Talk

5. Constructions of Whiteness

6. Teacher Image

7. Implications for Research and Teaching Practice

Appendixes

Notes

References

Index

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