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Multiculturalism, higher education and intercultural communication : developing strengths-based narratives for teaching and learning

Author: Damian Spiteri
Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan UK, [2017]
Series: Palgrave studies in global citizenship, education and democracy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores how multiculturalism should be promoted throughout higher education due to its benefits for students. It adopts a strengths-based student-centred perspective and offers practical illustrations of how multicultural education can instigate students to understand each other and to relate to each other meaningfully. With the rise of international students in higher education across the globe it is  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Damian Spiteri
ISBN: 9781137513663 1137513667
OCLC Number: 966431713
Description: xxi, 230 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: How can colleges/universities promote multicultural education effectively? --
Linking the subjective and personal aspects of self to multicultural education --
The subjective aspect of being --
The creation of a pluralistic society --
Co-constructing student self-efficacy --
Sounding the student voice --
Meeting people where they are in many different locations.
Series Title: Palgrave studies in global citizenship, education and democracy.
Responsibility: Damian Spiteri.

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This book explores how multiculturalism should be promoted throughout higher education due to its benefits for students. With the rise of international students in higher education across the globe  Read more...

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"A debut book elaborates on the fundamental ideas at play in the growing field of multicultural education, specifically at the college/university level. In this work, Spiteri (Social Policy and Read more...

 
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