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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Language in multicultural education.
Greenwich, Conn. : Information Age Pub., ©2005
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
R Hoosain; Farideh Salili
|Description:||1 online resource (xiii, 408 pages) : illustrations.|
|Contents:||Dimensions of language in multicultural education / Rumjahn Hoosain and Farideh Salili --
Linguistic and cultural heterogeneity in the classroom: Canada and beyond / John Edwards --
Second language teaching for multilingualism and multiculturalism: politics, challenges, and possibilities / Ryuko Kubota --
Resistance to scientific evidence: program evaluation and its lack of influence on policies related to language education programs / Kip Téllez, Susan Leigh Flinspach, and Hersh C. Waxman --
Understanding the power of words in multicultural education and interaction / Festus E. Obiakor and Darren J. Smith --
Fostering equity curriculum and pedagogy: educating students with dialectical variations / Laurel M. Garrick Duhaney --
English and/or mother-tongue instruction: ambivalence in post-apartheid South Africa / Victoria J. Baker --
The effects of medium of instruction on students' motivation and learning / Farideh Salili and Amy B.M. Tsui --
Follow-up study of middle school two-way students: language proficiency, achievement, and attitudes / Kathryn J. Lindholm-Leary and Annette Ferrante --
Language culture and schooling in the United States / Eugene E. Garcia --
The mismatch between teachers and students: meeting the challenge of preparing teachers for diversity / Carmen de Onís --
The complexity of language issues in school desegregation: case studies of Latino students in the United States and Roma students in Bulgaria / Susan Roberta Katz, Hristo Kyuchukov, and Kevin J. Graziano --
Children as language brokers: a narrative of the recollections of college students / Terri L. De Ment, Raymond Buriel, and Christina M. Villanueva --
Culturally responsive approaches to reading in the multicultural classroom / Ming Fang He and Michael C. McKenna --
Critical inquiry in a multicultural setting: educational opportunities in a public university / Martha J. Bell and Robert J. Kelly --
"A l'école on parle français": second language acquisition and the creation of community in a multiethnic Montreal kindergarten / Mela Sarkar --
To be biliterate and trilingual in the Hong Kong special administrative region / Rumjahn Hoosain --
English language study in Belarus within the changing sociopolitical context / Caroline Linse --
Multilingual education: prospects, problems, and issues at a time of greater multiculturalism / Joseph Lo Bianco.
|Series Title:||Research in multicultural education and international perspectives.|
|Responsibility:||[edited by] Rumjahn Hoosain and Farideh Salili.|
- Linguistic minorities -- Education -- Social aspects -- Cross-cultural studies.
- Multicultural education -- Cross-cultural studies.
- Education, Bilingual -- Cross-cultural studies.
- EDUCATION -- Multicultural Education.
- Interkulturelle Erziehung.
- Internationaler Vergleich.
- Sprachliche Minderheit.