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The Politics of Multiculturalism and Bilingual Education

Students and Teachers Caught in the Cross Fire

by Carlos J. Ovando

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Published by McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bilingualism & multilingualism,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • Philosophy of education,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History,
  • Education,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • Politics and education,
  • USA,
  • Multicultural Education,
  • Aims & Objectives,
  • Education / Bilingual Education,
  • Bilingual Education,
  • Public Policy - Cultural Policy,
  • United States,
  • Education, Bilingual,
  • Political aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9262764M
    ISBN 100073660760
    ISBN 109780073660769

    The truth about multiculturalism is far more complex than either side will allow, and the debate about it has often devolved into sophistry. Multiculturalism has become a proxy for other social and political issues: immigration, identity, political disenchantment, working-class decline. Different countries, moreover, have followed distinct paths.   The heated debate between supporters and detractors of multiculturalism has been made all the more salient by the recent attacks in Norway carried out by Anders Breivik in the name of cultural conservatism and the political rhetoric that characterizes popular right-wing parties in Europe's north. Irene Bloemraad of the University of California, Berkeley, sheds light on the various meanings of.

      The book concludes with critique of Western positivist paradigmatic perspectives that currently guide peace education, maintaining that one of the primary weaknesses of current bilingual and multicultural approaches to peace education is their failure to account for the primacy of the political framework of the nation state and the Author: Zvi Bekerman. Get this from a library! The ethics of multicultural and bilingual education. [Barry L Bull; Royal T Fruehling; Virgie Chattergy] -- Offers readers an introduction to the ethical problems arising from cultural and linguistic differences among students, professional educators and parents in school settings and demonstrates and.

    Several sources discuss the promotion and effectiveness of bilingual education, as well as attempts by states to ban the practice. Finally, multiculturalism can refer to a cultural phenomenon divorced from politics. Caribbean-influenced rhythms and Spanish-language . bilingual education, the sanctioned use of more than one language in U.S. education. The Bilingual Education Act (), combined with a Supreme Court decision () mandating help for students with limited English proficiency, requires instruction in the native languages of students.


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The Politics of Multiculturalism and Bilingual Education by Carlos J. Ovando Download PDF EPUB FB2

Authored by some of the leading and more engaging voices in the field of multilingual and bilingual education, the book is designed to help students and teachers develop informed mind sets related to the highly contested political and pedagogical issues surrounding pluralistic schooling in our by:   The book Politics of Multiculturalism is the memoir of an academic whose expertise in the education of Canadian minorities led him to take on a major political role in the Canadian multicultural by: 9.

Multiculturalism and Bilingual Education The Politics of Multiculturalism and Bilin-gual Education: Students and Teachers Caught in the Cross Fire. Carlos J. Ovando and Peter McLaren, (Eds.). Boston: McGraw-Hill. (trade paperback). ISBN: Reviewed by Candace Mitchell University of Massachusetts, Boston.

(). The Politics of Multiculturalism and Bilingual Education: Students and Teachers Caught in the Cross Fire by C. Ovando and P. McLaren. Bilingual Research Journal: Vol. 24, Special Issue on the Implementation of California's Proposition (–), pp. Author: Kellie Rolstad. Reviews an anthology that provides undergraduate and graduate students with theoretical and practical discussion on various ideological convictions in the fields of multiculturalism and bilingual : Kellie Rolstad.

Authored by some of the leading and more engaging voices in the field of multilingual and bilingual education, the book is designed to help students and teachers develop informed mind sets related to the highly contested political and pedagogical issues surrounding pluralistic schooling in our society.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). Aims to provide a balance between theory and application to examine the contested political and pedagogical issues surrounding multiculturalism and bilingual education in the United States.

This text provides an account of the issues of multicultural and bilingual education facing teachers. The book Politics of Multiculturalism is the memoir of an academic whose expertise in the education of Canadian minorities led him to take on a major political role in the Canadian multicultural movement.

"Because it impinges upon so much—from campus speech to bilingual education to the causes and effects of political correctness—the current discussion on multiculturalism is essential to understanding Western academic culture as it exists today (and as it will exist in the future).

This book is a valuable guide to the complexities involved.". The Politics of Multiculturalism is the memoir of an academic whose expertise in the education of Canadian minorities led him to take on a major political role in the Canadian multicultural.

The Politics of Multiculturalism and Bilingual Education: Students and Teachers Caught in the Crossfire Article January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Bilingual education, which involves teaching school subjects in two languages, began in the United States in the late s and was codified into law inwhen President Lyndon B.

Johnson (–) signed the Bilingual Education Act. Central to multiculturalism's "politics of recognition" (Taylor ) is the rejection of cultural assimilation and accommodation of diversity through the equal representation of all cultures and.

Because it impinges upon so much--from campus speech to bilingual education to the causes and effects of political correctness--the current discussion on multiculturalism is essential to understanding Western academic culture as it exists today (and as it will exist in the future).

This book is a valuable guide to the complexities involved. The book concludes with critique of Western positivist paradigmatic perspectives that currently guide peace education, maintaining that one of the primary weaknesses of current bilingual and multicultural approaches to peace education is their failure to account for the primacy of the political framework of the nation state and the.

Reviews three new books about the current political battle over bilingual education, focusing on: bilingual education theory and the importance of transformative pedagogy; political analysis of bilingual education and key issues in indigenous language loss; and politics of by: 2.

The Handbook of Bilingual and Multilingual Education presents the first comprehensive international reference work of the latest policies, practices, and theories related to the dynamic interdisciplinary field of bilingual and multilingual education.

Represents the first comprehensive reference work that covers bilingual, multilingual, and multicultural educational policies and practices.

The Promise of Integrated and Multicultural Bilingual Education presents the results of a long-term ethnographic study of the integrated bilingual Palestinian-Jewish schools in Israel that offer a new educational option to two groups of Israelis--Palestinians and Jews--who have been in conflict for the last one hundred years.

A new edition of the highly acclaimed book Multiculturalism and "The Politics of Recognition," this paperback brings together an even wider range of leading philosophers and social scientists to probe the political controversy surrounding multiculturalism.

Charles Taylor's initial inquiry, which considers whether the institutions of liberal democratic government make room--or should make room. Our world is more multilingual and multicultural than ever before. Studies show that the earlier a child is exposed to a second language, the greater the likelihood he or she will gain proficiency.

Recent studies also show that students in bilingual education programs outperform their peers in attention and reading.

In one study covering six states and 37 districts, the researchers found that. Foundations of Bilingual Education and Bilingualism/Colin Baker, 3rd edn.

and political and multicultural perspectives. Bilingualism relates to, for example, use of two communication systems, identity the book proceeds to examine bilingual classrooms, biliteracy and dual.Since then Mexican Americans, Puerto Ricans, and AsianAmericans have advanced bilingual education legislation, theory,and practice.

The history and development of bilingual educationis somewhat separate from that of multicultural education, althoughthe two .Bilingual and Multicultural Education. My rating scale: i.e. pro bilingual, and he keeps up on all the latest in research, theory, politics and news.

A little too detailed on some historical ins and outs at times, but those can be skimmed. California Association for Bilingual Education. This is a powerful book on the theory, practice.