Racial and Ethnic Identity in School Practices: Aspects of Human Development

Racial and Ethnic Identity in School Practices: Aspects of Human Development

by ROSA HERNANDEZ SHEETS
     
 

ISBN-10: 0805827870

ISBN-13: 9780805827873

Pub. Date: 04/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book brings together authors from education and psychology to link racial and ethnic identity to human development and school practices. Racial and ethnic identity issues are brought directly to schooling, so that teaching-learning experiences, psychological services, and counseling practices within the educational process can be made more effective for a greater…  See more details below

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This book brings together authors from education and psychology to link racial and ethnic identity to human development and school practices. Racial and ethnic identity issues are brought directly to schooling, so that teaching-learning experiences, psychological services, and counseling practices within the educational process can be made more effective for a greater number of students. Current research and best practices from psychology, educational leadership, counseling, teacher preparation, and classroom teaching are presented. The goal of this book is to help researchers, practitioners, and graduate students to interpret and contextualize relevant research and theory, and to bridge theory into practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780805827873
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/28/1999
Pages:
282
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1360L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. IRacial and Ethnic Identity Theory and Human Development
1Race and Human Development7
2African American Identity Development Across the Life Span: Educational Implications29
3White Identity Formation: A Developmental Process49
4The Biracial Baby Boom: Understanding Ecological Constructions of Racial Identity in the 21st Century67
5Human Development and Ethnic Identity91
Pt. IIResearch on Racial and Ethnic Identity Theory and Human Development
6"Are You Chinese or What?" Ethnic Identity Among Asian Americans107
7Cultural Differences in Child Development: Navajo Adolescents in Middle Schools123
8The Transmission of Family Values Across Generations of Mexican, Mexican American, and Anglo American Families: Implications for Mental Health141
9Relating Competence in an Urban Classroom to Ethnic Identity Development157
Pt. IIIChallenges and Strategies for Multicultural Practices
10Relating Ethnic and Racial Identity Development to Teaching183
11Ethnic Identity Development and Multicultural Education195
12Working With Children and Adolescents in the Schools: Multicultural Counseling Implications213
13Lessons for Leaders: Using Critical Inquiry to Promote Identity Development231
About the Contributors245
Author Index249
Subject Index257

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