Routledge Library Editions: Education Mini-Set J Multi-Cultural Education

Mini-set J: Multi-cultural Education re-issues 8 volumes originally published between 1984 and 1994. The books in this mini-set: * Look closely at widely held assumptions about 'race' and schooling in Britain, and evaluate the role of the school in a multi-ethnic society. * Discuss the nature of staff development and how multicultural education is packaged in the USA * Show how the education system itself can reinforce racist assumptions and behaviour in society * Discuss how through educational and social reconstructing the education system can promote constructive cross-cultural relations. * Examine the pitfalls in multicultural education. * Chart the development and problems of second language education for minority groups in several countries.