White Teacher: With a New Preface, Second Edition / Edition 2

White Teacher: With a New Preface, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Vivian Gussin Paley
     
 

Vivian Paley presents a moving personal account of her experiences teaching kindergarten in an integrated school within a predominantly white, middle-class neighborhood. In a new preface, she reflects on the way that even simple terminology can convey unintended meanings and show a speaker's blind spots. She also vividly describes what her readers have taught her over… See more details below

Overview

Vivian Paley presents a moving personal account of her experiences teaching kindergarten in an integrated school within a predominantly white, middle-class neighborhood. In a new preface, she reflects on the way that even simple terminology can convey unintended meanings and show a speaker's blind spots. She also vividly describes what her readers have taught her over the years about herself as a "white teacher."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674002739
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
458,903
Product dimensions:
5.49(w) x 8.23(h) x 0.49(d)

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