Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Maurianne Adams
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Critical pedagogy
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415910579


Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

From the Publisher: Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice is a much needed resource that addresses the need to facilitate communication and understanding between members of diverse social groups. It provides a unified framework by which students can engage and critically analyze several forms of social oppression, including racism, sexism, classism, antisemitism, heterosexism, and ableism. This sourcebook uses an integrated approach to oppression and social justice to bring together theory and practice through extended illustrative samples of classroom and workshop activities....

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Maurianne Adams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-05-11
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135928490


Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

For nearly a decade, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations and curricular frameworks for social justice teaching practice. This thoroughly revised second edition continues to provide teachers and facilitators with an accessible pedagogical approach to issues of oppression in classrooms. Building on the groundswell of interest in social justice education, the second edition offers coverage of current issues and controversies while preserving the hands-on format and inclusive content of the original. Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice presents a well-constructed foundation for engaging the complex and often daunting problems of discrimination and inequality in American society. Th...

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice
Score: 5
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Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Maurianne Adams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2007-05-11
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135928506


Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

For nearly a decade, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations and curricular frameworks for social justice teaching practice. This thoroughly revised second edition continues to provide teachers and facilitators with an accessible pedagogical approach to issues of oppression in classrooms. Building on the groundswell of interest in social justice education, the second edition offers coverage of current issues and controversies while preserving the hands-on format and inclusive content of the original. Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice presents a well-constructed foundation for engaging the complex and often daunting problems of discrimination and inequality in American society. Th...

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Maurianne Adams
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-01-22
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317688693


Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

For twenty years, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations, pedagogical and design frameworks, and curricular models for social justice teaching practice. Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition continues in the tradition of its predecessors to cover the most relevant issues and controversies in social justice education in a practical, hands-on format. Filled with ready-to-apply activities and discussion questions, this book provides teachers and facilitators with an accessible pedagogical approach to issues of oppression in classrooms. The revised edition also focuses on providing students the tools needed to apply their learning about these issues. Features new to this editio...

Readings for Diversity and Social Justice
Score: 2.5
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Readings for Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Maurianne Adams
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415926343


Readings for Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

This work covers the scope of oppressions in America. It contains a mix of short personal and theoretical essays and should be designed as an introduction to the topics at hand. The selections include writings from Cornel West, Michael Omi, Audre Lorde, Gloria Anzaldua and Michelle Fine....

Navigating Difficult Moments in Teaching Diversity and Social Justice

Navigating Difficult Moments in Teaching Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Mary E Kite
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-10-13
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1433832933


Navigating Difficult Moments in Teaching Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

This essential resource helps educators tackle common and challenging dilemmas that arise in today's classroom--such as diversity, privilege, and intersectionality. This book examines common issues educators face when teaching social justice and diversity-related courses and offers best practices for addressing them. Contributors discuss the many roles instructors play, inside and outside of college and university classrooms, for example, in handling personal threats, responsibly incorporating current events into classroom discussion, navigating their own stigmatized or privileged identities, dealing with bias in teaching evaluations, and engaging in self-care....

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice


  • Author : Diane J. Goodman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2011-05-15
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781136817397


Promoting Diversity and Social Justice Book Description :

Promoting Diversity and Social Justice provides theories, perspectives, and strategies that are useful for working with adults from privileged groups—those who are in a more powerful position in any given type of oppression. The thoroughly revised edition of this accessible and practical guide offers tools that allow educators to be more reflective and intentional in their work—helping them to consider who they’re working with, what they’re doing, why they’re doing it and how to educate more effectively. New features include: A new chapter, "The Joy of Unlearning Privilege/Oppression," highlights specific ways people from privileged groups benefit from unlearning privilege/oppression and from creating greater equity. A new chapter, "Allies ...

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education

Case Studies on Diversity and Social Justice Education


  • Author : Paul C. Gorski
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-11-07
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781135123994


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. Each case, written in an engaging, narrative style, presents a complex but common classroom scenario in which an inequity or injustice is in play. These 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. The book begins with a seven-point process for examining case studies. Largely lacking from existing case study collections, this framewo...

Walking the Road

Walking the Road


  • Author : Marilyn Cochran-Smith
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2017-10-05
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780807776537


Walking the Road Book Description :

Mapping the way to reconceptualizing teacher education today, Marilyn Cochran-Smith guides the reader through the conflicting visions and ideologies surrounding the education of teachers for a diverse democratic society. “Our profession is at a critical crossroad. . . .We must accept Cochran–Smith’s challenge to speak loudly and articulately for social justice and democracy. Could our society face a more urgent or compelling issue?” —From the Foreword by Jacqueline Jordan Irvine "This volume represents not only the best of Cochran-Smith, it represents the best of teacher education. These essays are hard–hitting yet lyrical, provocative yet poetic, theoretically sophisticated yet practically useful. Teacher education is in good hands.” ...