Item description for Educating Our Black Children: New Directions and Radical Approaches by Richard Majors & John Jolliffe...
Exclusion and miseducation of black children is endemic in the US and UK. This book takes a long, hard look at the two countries and uncovers what they can learn from each other in their approaches to tackling this problem. The material in the book is the result of extensive work with educators, researchers and scholars working in the area of education and disaffection in the US and the UK. Richard Majors and his contributors are at the vanguard of research into this topic and this book is one of the most important titles published on the education of black children in recent times. Gathering together the issues and looking at real-world approaches, this book does not simply advance the debate: it tables some serious solutions to serious problems. This is a ground-breaking book based on cutting-edge research from writers and experts recognised the world over for their expertise. People will take note of what this book has to say.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.25" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1.35 lbs.
Release Date Sep 21, 2001
ISBN 0750709650 ISBN13 9780750709651
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More About Richard Majors & John Jolliffe
Richard Majors, visiting fellow and scholar, David Walker Research Institute, Michigan State University, is author "of The American Black Male: His Present Status and Future. "He serves as deputy editor of Journal "of African American Men."