Multicultural Education, Critical Pedagogy, and the Politics of Difference [NOOK Book]

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'Here is a comprehensive view of leading theories and practices of multicultural education from scholars of various racial and ethnic groups. The perspectives of those often left out of scholarly debate are well represented in this book. Those perspectives offer significant insights into the ways in which dominant ideologies and classroom practices have functioned to serve only one segment of the American population.' ---Sandra M. Lawrence, Mount Holyoke College
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Multicultural Education, Critical Pedagogy, and the Politics of Difference

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Overview

'Here is a comprehensive view of leading theories and practices of multicultural education from scholars of various racial and ethnic groups. The perspectives of those often left out of scholarly debate are well represented in this book. Those perspectives offer significant insights into the ways in which dominant ideologies and classroom practices have functioned to serve only one segment of the American population.' ---Sandra M. Lawrence, Mount Holyoke College
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781438420271
  • Publisher: State University of New York Press
  • Publication date: 9/30/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 695 KB

Table of Contents

Foreword 1
Introduction: Exploring Connections to Build a Critical Multiculturalism 5
1 White Terror and Oppositional Agency: Towards a Critical Multiculturalism 33
2 Literacy for Stupidification: The Pedagogy of the Big Lies 71
3 White Culture and the Politics of Racial Difference: Implications for Multiculturalism 105
4 Critical Multiculturalism and Democratic Schooling: An Interview with Peter L. McLaren and Joe Kincheloe 129
5 Mirror Images on Common Issues: Parallels between Multicultural Education and Critical Pedagogy 155
6 From Brown Heroes and Holidays to Assimilationist Agendas: Reconsidering the Critiques of Multicultural Education 191
7 Multicultural, Critical, Feminine, and Constructive Pedagogies Seen through the Lives of Youth: A Call for the Revisioning of These and Beyond: Toward a Pedagogy for the Next Century 221
8 The Problem with Origins: Race and the Contrapuntal Nature of the Educational Experience 245
9 Postmodernism, the "Politically Correct," and Liberatory Pedagogy 269
10 Culture as an Ongoing Dialog: Implications for Multicultural Teacher Education 291
11 Whose Voice Is It Anyway?: Vocalizing Multicultural Analysis 309
12 Buscando America: The Contributions of Critical Latino Educators to the Academic Development and Empowerment of Latino Students in the U.S. 319
13 An African-centered Pedagogy in Dialog with Liberatory Multiculturalism 349
14 Multicultural Education beyond the Classroom 371
15 Cultural Diversity in Higher Education: An American Indian Perspective 399
16 Reflections on My Use of Multicultural and Critical Pedagogy When Students Are White 415
Afterword 439
Notes on Contributors 443
Index 449
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