Is Everyone Really Equal?

Is Everyone Really Equal?


  • Author: Özlem Sensoy
  • Release Date : 2017-07-28
  • Genre: Education
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This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education.Based on the authors’ extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the book addresses the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. This comprehensive resource includes new features such as a chapter on intersectionality and classism; discussion of contemporary activism (Black Lives Matter, Occupy, and Idle No More); material on White Settler societies and colonialism; pedagogical supports related to “common social patterns” and “vocabulary to practice using”; and extensive updates throughout.Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, Is Everyone Really Equal? is a detailed and engaging tex...

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Ozlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807776179


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education. Based on the authors’ extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the book addresses the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. This comprehensive resource includes new features such as a chapter on intersectionality and classism; discussion of contemporary activism (Black Lives Matter, Occupy, and Idle No More); material on White Settler societies and colonialism; pedagogical supports related to “common social patterns” and “vocabulary to practice using”; and extensive updates throughout. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, Is Everyone Really Equal? is a detailed and engaging t...

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Ozlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807758618


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This is the new edition of the award-winning guide to social justice education. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, this comprehensive resource includes many new features such as discussion of contemporary activism. The text includes many user-friendly features, examples, and vignettes to not just define but illustrate key concepts....

Is Everyone Really Equal

Is Everyone Really Equal


  • Author : Özlem Sensoy
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2015-04-26
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807773154


Is Everyone Really Equal Book Description :

This practical handbook will introduce readers to social justice education, providing tools for developing “critical social justice literacy” and for taking action towards a more just society. Accessible to students from high school through graduate school, this book offers a collection of detailed and engaging explanations of key concepts in social justice education, including critical thinking, socialization, group identity, prejudice, discrimination, oppression, power, privilege, and White supremacy. Based on extensive experience in a range of settings in the United States and Canada, the authors address the most common stumbling blocks to understanding social justice. They provide recognizable examples, scenarios, and vignettes illustrating t...

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education


  • Author : Paul C. Gorski
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2018-02-21
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781351142502


Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education Book Description :

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education offers pre- and in-service educators an opportunity to analyze and reflect upon a variety of realistic case studies related to educational equity and social justice. The accessibly written cases allow educators to practice the process of considering a range of contextual factors, checking their own biases, and making immediate- and longer-term decisions about how to create and sustain equitable learning environments for all students. This revised edition adds ten new cases to offer greater coverage of elementary education, as well as topics such as body-shaming, Black Lives Matter, and transgender oppression. Existing cases have been updated to reflect new societal contexts, and streamlined for e...

White Fragility
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White Fragility


  • Author : Robin DiAngelo
  • Publisher : Beacon Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807047422


White Fragility Book Description :

The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality. In this “vital, necessary, and beautiful book” (Michael Eric Dyson), antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo deftly illuminates the phenomenon of white fragility and “allows us to understand racism as a practice not restricted to ‘bad people’ (Claudia Rankine). Referring to the defensive moves that white people make when challenged racially, white fragility is characterized by emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and by behaviors including argumentation and silence. These behaviors, in turn, function to reinstate white racial equilibrium and prev...

What Does it Mean to be White

What Does it Mean to be White


  • Author : Robin J. DiAngelo
  • Publisher : Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1433111152


What Does it Mean to be White Book Description :

What does it mean to be white in a society that proclaims race meaningless yet is deeply divided by race? In the face of pervasive racial inequality and segregation, most whites cannot answer that question. Robin DiAngelo argues that a number of factors make this question difficult for whites miseducation about what racism is; ideologies such as individualism and colorblindness; defensiveness; and a need to protect (rather than expand) our worldviews. These factors contribute to what she terms white racial illiteracy. Speaking as a white person to other white people, Dr. DiAngelo clearly and compellingly takes readers through an analysis of white socialization. She describes how race shapes the lives of white people, explains what makes racism so har...

Education and International Development

Education and International Development


  • Author : Clive Harber
  • Publisher : Symposium Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-05-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781873927472


Education and International Development Book Description :

This book is a comprehensive introductory text for those beginning their studies of the complex yet fascinating area of education and international development. It sets out an overview of the main theories, ideologies and issues of education in developing countries, always with an eye to the contextual and practical realities of life in schools and other educational institutions. The book takes a balanced yet critical approach and examines both positive and negative aspects of the many relationships between education and development. It will be of use to undergraduate, master’s and doctoral students as well as to staff in higher education who teach on courses concerned with education and development and those who work in international institutions ...

Revealing the Invisible

Revealing the Invisible


  • Author : Sherry Marx
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780415953429


Revealing the Invisible Book Description :

This book examines and confronts the passive and often unconscious racism of white teacher education students, offering a critical tool in the effort to make education more equitable. Sherry Marx provides a consciousness-raising account of how white teachers must come to recognize their own positions of privilege and work actively to create anti-racist teaching techniques and learning environments for children of color and children learning English as a second language....

The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys

The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys


  • Author : Eddie Moore Jr.
  • Publisher : Corwin Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-22
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781506351773


The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys Book Description :

Empower black boys to dream, believe, achieve Schools that routinely fail Black boys are not extraordinary. In fact, they are all-too ordinary. If we are to succeed in positively shifting outcomes for Black boys and young men, we must first change the way school is “done.” That’s where the eight in ten teachers who are White women fit in . . . and this urgently needed resource is written specifically for them as a way to help them understand, respect and connect with all of their students. So much more than a call to call to action—but that, too!—The Guide for White Women Who Teach Black Boys brings together research, activities, personal stories, and video interviews to help us all embrace the deep realities and thrilling potential of this...

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada


  • Author : Janine Brodie
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2018-04-16
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442634084


Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada Book Description :

Contemporary Inequalities and Social Justice in Canada examines the changing contours of inequality and social justice in contemporary Canada. Approaching questions of social justice from the perspectives of race, youth, precarious workers, indigenous peoples, and the LGBTQ community, the contributors emphasize different ways of thinking about and addressing contemporary social inequalities and insecurities....