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Education and the politics of difference : Canadian perspectives

Author: Ratna Ghosh; Ali A Abdi
Publisher: Toronto : Canadian Scholar's Press, ©2004.
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"This book tackles the role education can play in dealing productively and peacefully with the challenges of the "localization" as well as the globalization of difference. The authors focus on how the politics of difference influences and is influenced by educational programs and provisions in Canada and, possibly, elsewhere in the world. They also discuss how different theories of knowledge define and represent new  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ratna Ghosh; Ali A Abdi
ISBN: 1551302667 9781551302669
OCLC Number: 54775624
Description: x, 193 p. : ports. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Schooling and society : perspectives on knowledge, culture, and difference --
Ch. 2. Issues in multicultural education --
Ch. 3. Multicultural policy and multicultural education : a Canadian case study --
Ch. 4. Education and the globalization of difference with reference to the post-September 11 world --
Ch. 5. Multicultural education in the future.
Responsibility: Ratna Ghosh and Ali A. Abdi ; preface by Henry Giroux.

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"This book tackles the role education can play in dealing productively and peacefully with the challenges of the "localization" as well as the globalization of difference. The authors focus on how the politics of difference influences and is influenced by educational programs and provisions in Canada and, possibly, elsewhere in the world. They also discuss how different theories of knowledge define and represent new and established notions and practices of schooling and social development."--Jacket.

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"This vital book fills a very real gap in the literature on multiculturalism. It makes a valuable contribution to the present discourse on difference in which diversity tends to be conflated and Read more...

 
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