skip to content
Other people's children : cultural conflict in the classroom Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Other people's children : cultural conflict in the classroom

Author: Lisa D Delpit
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, [1996], ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
How can we better educate teachers to accommodate ethnic and racial diversity? How can we stop training teachers to expect less of certain children? Drawing on her extensive teaching experience in classrooms from Alaska to New Guinea, an award-winning educator argues that all children must be given access to the codes of power that drive society.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lisa D Delpit
ISBN: 1565841808 9781565841802 1565841794 9781565841796
OCLC Number: 50502750
Awards: Critics' Choice Award, American Educational Studies Association and Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Book Award, 1995
Description: xvii, 206 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Controversies revisited : Skills and other dilemmas of a progressive Black educator --
Silenced dialogue --
Language diversity and learning --
Lessons from home and abroad : Vilis Tokples Schools of Papua New Guinea --
"Hello, Grandfather" --
Teachers' voices --
Looking to the future : Cross-cultural confusions in teacher assessment --
Politics of teaching literate discourse --
Education in a multicultural society.
Responsibility: Lisa Delpit.

Abstract:

How can we better educate teachers to accommodate ethnic and racial diversity? How can we stop training teachers to expect less of certain children? Drawing on her extensive teaching experience in classrooms from Alaska to New Guinea, an award-winning educator argues that all children must be given access to the codes of power that drive society.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/50502750> # Other people's children : cultural conflict in the classroom
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "50502750" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/903334> ; # Educational anthropology
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107206> ; # Multicultural education--United States
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1023119> ; # Minorities--Education
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102816> ; # Educational anthropology--United States
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.23/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1028816> ; # Multicultural education
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107205> ; # Minorities--Education--United States
    schema:awards "Critics' Choice Award, American Educational Studies Association and Choice Magazine's Outstanding Academic Book Award, 1995" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/226487576> ; # Lisa D. Delpit
    schema:datePublished "1996" ;
    schema:description "How can we better educate teachers to accommodate ethnic and racial diversity? How can we stop training teachers to expect less of certain children? Drawing on her extensive teaching experience in classrooms from Alaska to New Guinea, an award-winning educator argues that all children must be given access to the codes of power that drive society."@en ;
    schema:description "Controversies revisited : Skills and other dilemmas of a progressive Black educator -- Silenced dialogue -- Language diversity and learning -- Lessons from home and abroad : Vilis Tokples Schools of Papua New Guinea -- "Hello, Grandfather" -- Teachers' voices -- Looking to the future : Cross-cultural confusions in teacher assessment -- Politics of teaching literate discourse -- Education in a multicultural society."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4926378517> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Other people's children : cultural conflict in the classroom"@en ;
    schema:productID "50502750" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50502750#PublicationEvent/new_york_new_press_distributed_by_w_w_norton_1996_1995> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4926378517#Agent/distributed_by_w_w_norton> ; # Distributed by W.W. Norton
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4926378517#Agent/new_press> ; # New Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565841802> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565841796> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/50502750> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4926378517#Agent/distributed_by_w_w_norton> # Distributed by W.W. Norton
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Distributed by W.W. Norton" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008102816> # Educational anthropology--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Educational anthropology--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107205> # Minorities--Education--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Minorities--Education--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008107206> # Multicultural education--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Multicultural education--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1023119> # Minorities--Education
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Minorities--Education"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1028816> # Multicultural education
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Multicultural education"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/903334> # Educational anthropology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Educational anthropology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/226487576> # Lisa D. Delpit
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Delpit" ;
    schema:givenName "Lisa D." ;
    schema:name "Lisa D. Delpit" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565841796>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1565841794" ;
    schema:isbn "9781565841796" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781565841802>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1565841808" ;
    schema:isbn "9781565841802" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.