International Perspectives on Educational Diversity and Inclusion : Studies from America, Europe and India Paperback / softback
Edited by Gajendra K. Verma, Christopher Bagley, Madan Jha
In light of new theories of multiculturalism and globalization, this insightful book compares approaches to the educational inclusion of diverse minorities- such as the ethnic and linguistic minorities in America.
Drawing on their extensive experience, the contributors examine:accounts from cross-cultural cognitive psychology on the special interests and educational needs of certain ethnic groupsresearch on social class divisions, neighbourhood poverty and school exclusions in Britaineducational developments for inclusion of minorities in Europe, Greece and Eastern EuropeIndia's educational policies surrounding its struggle to achieve 'education for all' in a nation at the threshold of economic prosperity. This book is unique in its breadth, and scope of its integration of educational policy data generated by different countries, with contrasted minority populations, all at different stages of development.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 232 pages, 6 Tables, black and white
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 26/04/2007
- Category: Philosophy & theory of education
- ISBN: 9780415427784