Race, ethnicity, and multiculturalism : policy and practice / edited by Peter M. Hall

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Subjects: Minorities--Education--United States--Congresses
African Americans--Education--Congresses
Multicultural education--United States--Congresses
Multiculturalism--United States--Congresses
Education and state--United States--Congresses
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Garland Pub., 1997
Series: Missouri Symposium on Research and Educational Policy v. 1
Garland reference library of social science v. 1029
Missouri Symposium on Research and Educational Policy Missouri Symposium on Research and Educational Policy v. 1
LC Classification: L, LC
Physical Description: x, 232 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Table of Contents: Figures and Tables
Preface
Ch. 1. Race, Ethnicity, and Schooling in America: An Introduction / Peter M. Hall 3
Ch. 2. Education in a Multicultural Society / Bart Landry 41
Ch. 3. Familial Predictors of Educational Attainment: Regional and Racial Variations / Aaron Thompson, Reid Luhman 63
Ch. 4. Teachers as Social Scientists: Learning about Culture from Household Research / Luis C. Moll, Norma Gonzalez 89
Ch. 5. Tracking Untracking: The Consequences of Placing Low-Track Students in High-Track Classes / Hugh Mehan 115
Ch. 6. Changing the Discourse in Schools / Eugene Eubanks, Ralph Parish, Dianne Smith 151
Ch. 7. Making Multicultural Education Policy: The Transformation of Intentions / Margaret Placier, Peter M. Hall, Barbara Jo Davis 169
Ch. 8. The Integration of Restructuring and Multicultural Education as a Policy for Equity and Diversity / Peter M. Hall 203
Author Index 219
Subject Index 227
Contributors 233
Additional Authors: Hall, Peter M
Missouri Symposium on Research and Educational Policy (1st : 1994)
Notes: LCCN: 96040991
ISBN: 0815324421 (hc : acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0815320116 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
Emerged from the First Missouri Symposium on Research and Educational Policy held Mar. 24-26, 1994
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
OCLC Number: 35292857
ISBN/ISSN: 0815324421
0815320116