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Embracing race : why we need race-conscious education policy

Author: Michele S Moses
Publisher: New York : Teachers College Press, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With clarity, passion, and creativity, the author offers a new and promising lens for viewing the unsolved issues of race and education. In this book, she provides a comprehensive examination of four major race-conscious educational policies: bilingual education, multicultural curricula, affirmative action, and remedial education. Shar argues that such policies are critical to fostering self-determination and  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michele S Moses
ISBN: 0807742376 9780807742372 0807742384 9780807742389
OCLC Number: 48754185
Description: xvi, 199 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Toward self-determination: taking context and identity into account --
Bilingual education --
Multicultural curricula --
Affirmative action --
Remedial education.
Responsibility: Michele S. Moses.

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"A different and important set of ideas about rights and equality..." - From the Foreword by Gary Orfield; "A wonderful book. Moses reframes the multicultural debate....I enthusiastically recommend Read more...

 
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