Multicultural education

    Developing Intercultural Practice: Academic Development in a Multicultural and Globalizing World

    By David Killick

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    Intercultural higher education has the potential to enable diverse students in diverse contexts to lead lives they have reason to value in a multicultural and globalizing world. The internationalization of higher education has become a significant site of change, driven by, and contributing to, globalization. So much so that global...

    Going Performative in Intercultural Education

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    Contributors from various contexts explore the extent to which performative approaches, emphasising the role of the body as a learning medium, can achieve deep intercultural learning and create rich opportunities for intercultural encounters that transport students beyond the parameters of conventional approaches to language and culture education.

    Education policy and racial biopolitics in multicultural cities

    By P. Taylor Webb

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    Gulson and Webb show how school choice can represent and manifest the hopes and fears, contestations and settlements of contemporary racial biopolitics and ethnic politics of education in multicultural cities.

    West

    By Christopher Tadgell

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    This volume tells the story of European architecture in the `middle ages' - from the destruction by northern barbarians of Rome and the urban society it had fostered to the rediscovery of Classical values and the rebirth of humanism in 15th-century Italy. This period saw the evolution of feudalism, with...

    Critical Pedagogy Reader

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    For fifteen years, The Critical Pedagogy Reader has established itself as the leading collection of classic and contemporary essays by the major thinkers in the field of critical pedagogy. While retaining its comprehensive introduction, this thoroughly revised third edition includes updated section introductions, expanded bibliographies, and up-to-date classroom questions. The...

    Foundations of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism

    By Wayne E. Wright

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    The sixth edition of this bestselling textbook has been substantially revised and updated to provide a comprehensive introduction to bilingualism and bilingual education in the 21st century. Written in a compact and clear style, the book covers all the crucial issues in bilingualism at individual, group and societal levels.

    Assessment of Emergent Bilinguals

    By Kate Mahoney

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    This textbook is a thorough introduction to the assessment of English Language Learners or Emergent Bilinguals in K-12 schools. The author presents a decision-making framework called PUMI Purpose, Use, Method, Instrument that teachers can use to inform assessment decisions for bilingual children. The book is an invaluable resource for teachers.

    Translanguaging in Higher Education

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    This book examines translanguaging in higher education and provides clear examples of what translanguaging looks like in practice in particular contexts around the world. Chapters show how the use of translanguaging practices allows students and professors to build on their linguistic repertoires to more effectively learn content.

    Diversity and Difference in Childhood: Issues for Theory and Practice

    By Kerry Robinson

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    Encourages early years and education students and professionals to develop a critical disposition towards diversity, difference and social justice

    Law and Social Justice in Higher Education

    By Crystal Renee Chambers

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    The latest volume in the Core Concepts in Higher Education series explores the complexity of law in higher education and both the limits and opportunities of how law can promote inclusivity and access on campus. Through a historical and legal framework, this volume discusses undergraduate students' histories of inclusion and...

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