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Diverse by design literacy education within multicultural institutions

Schroeder, Christopher L., 1970-

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  • Creator Christopher Schroeder
  • Format Books
  • Publication Logan, Utah : Utah State University Press, c2011.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (268 p.)
  • ISBNs 9780874218077, 0874218071
  • OCLC ocn707092608

Summary

  • Diversity, despite what we say, disturbs us. In the U.S., we debate linguistic rights, the need for an official language, and educational policies for language minority students. On the one hand, we believe in the rights of individuals, including (at least in the academy) the right to one's own language. On the other hand, we sponsor a single common language, monolingual and standard, for full participation and communication in both the academy and in U.S. society.In Diverse by Design, Christopher Schroeder reports on an institutional case study conducted at a

Notes

  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English

Contents

  • pt. 1. The problems -- pt. 2. Everyday experiences at NEIU -- pt. 3. Connections and conclusions
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