Democracy, Multiculturalism, and the Community College: A Critical Perspective / Edition 1

Democracy, Multiculturalism, and the Community College: A Critical Perspective / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0815323247
ISBN-13:
9780815323242
Pub. Date:
03/28/1996
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
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Overview

Democracy, Multiculturalism, and the Community College: A Critical Perspective / Edition 1

First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780815323242
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/28/1996
Series: Critical Education Practice Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 250
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Suitable for courses in:

*Urban and Minority Education

*Higher Education

*Adult Education

*Critical Theory

*Organizational Theory

Special Features

*Focuses on the teaching, practical needs and differing learning styles of the post-secondary and adult learner in a multicultural context

*Presents case studies to illuminate three major aspects of community college educationContents

*Introduction

*Multiculturalism and Border Knowledge in Higher Education

*The Many Faces of the Community College

*Organizational Culture and Worker Identity: A Case Study of Vocational Education

*Education as Celebratory Socialization: A Case Study of an Immigrant Education Program

*Organizational Restructuring and Leadership: A Case Study of Community Responsiveness

*Cultural Capital and Border Knowledge: A Case Study of Developmental Education

*Organizational Multiplicity: A CaseStudy of Community College Identity

*Toward a Democratic Vision of the Community College

*References

*Index

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