Multicultural Education and Human Relations: Valuing Diversity / Edition 1

Multicultural Education and Human Relations: Valuing Diversity / Edition 1

by David R. Johnson, Roger Johnson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205327699

ISBN-13: 9780205327690

Pub. Date: 08/01/2001

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

Written for pre-service and in-service teachers, this book presents theoretical and empirical knowledge on human relations and diversity and shows how to apply it in practical ways in the classroom and school. Exercises allow students to diagnose their knowledge and skills, reflect on experiences, and integrate information. Group activities for use in the classroom…  See more details below

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Written for pre-service and in-service teachers, this book presents theoretical and empirical knowledge on human relations and diversity and shows how to apply it in practical ways in the classroom and school. Exercises allow students to diagnose their knowledge and skills, reflect on experiences, and integrate information. Group activities for use in the classroom encourage students to form "countries," discuss personal attitudes and life histories, and learn alternate forms of conflict resolution through role playing. Pages are perforated for reproduction. The authors are affiliated with the University of Minnesota. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205327690
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 10.88(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction.

2. My Cultural Identity.

3. Internal Barriers.

4. Intergroup Conflict.

5. Social Judgment Theory.

6. Cooperative Learning.

7. Using Cooperative Learning.

8. The Conflict Positive School.

9. Using Academic Controversy.

10. Teaching Students to Be Peacemakers.

11. Teaching Civic Values.

12. Reflections and Conclusions.

References.

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