MEGARRY, Jacquetta, Stanley NISBET, and Eric HOYLE (eds.). EDWARDS. John R. POOLE, Milicent E. EASTMAN, Carol M.
Title: World Yearbook of Education 1981 : Education of Minorities.
Publisher:  Kogan Page / Nichols Publishing Company, London / New York, 1981, ISBN:0850384575
Seller ID: 99562
MEGARRY, Jacquetta, Stanley NISBET, and Eric HOYLE (eds.). World Yearbook of Education 1981 : Education of Minorities. London : Kogan Page / New York : Nichols Publishing Company, (1981). First Edition. Pp -404,(4). Index.8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : Part 1 - Concepts, is sues and trends. 1. Culture, ethnicity and education: multiculturalism in aplural society (by J.J. Smolicz). 2. Psychological and linguistic aspects of minority education (by John R. Edwards, of St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Nova Scotia,. pp 37-53). 3. Trends in educational response tomulticultural challenge (by Derrick Sharp). Part 2 - National policies for minority group education. 4. The education of linguistic minorities in the USSR (by Nigel Grant). 5. The education of minorities in Canada: an examin ation of policies (by Alison d'Anglejan). 6. Changing policies toward the education of minority groups in China (by Keith Watson). 7. Minority group interests within nation-building policies in Africa (by Jeremy Greenland). 8. Education and race relations in the UK (by Alan Little). Part 3 - Issues in the relationship between majority and minority languages. 9. Language and social structure in Welsh education (by Glyn Williams and Catrin Roberts). 10. The Chinese community in Malaysia: language policies and relationships (by John T. Platt). 11. Puerto Rican children in American mainland schools (by Francesco Cordasco and George Bernsteib). 12. Language policies in West and East Africa (by Carew Treffgarne). Part 4 - Educational opportunity for minority groups: the research reviewed. 13. Equality of educational opportunity in Zimbabwe: past and future (by Betty Jo Dorsey). 14. Educationalopportunity for minority group children in Canada (by Joti Bhatnagar and A rpi hamalian). 15. Education and occupational aspirations of young South Asians in Britain (by Gajendra Verma and Brandon Ashworth). 16. Educational opportunity for minority groups: Australian research reviewed (by Milicent E. Poole). Part 5 - Innovations in minority group education. 17. Cross-cultural education in Alaska (by James Orvik). 18. The American Indian's language and culture in US education (by Carol M. Eastman). 19. Materials and methods for teaching Aboriginal children in Australia (by Doug White). 20. In-service education for the teaching of minority groups in England and Wales (by David Dunn, John Eggleston, and Anjali Purewal). 21. Teacher education for a multicultural society: courses at Bradford College (by Peter Chambers). 22. Immigrant workers (Gastarbeiter) in West Germany: teaching programmesfor adults and children (by Ingeborg Gutfleisch and Bert-Olaf Rieck). Part 6 - Bibliography and biographical notes. Corners bumped, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. Ex-libris John Edwards, one of the contributors, wit hout indication but acquired from his library. 45.00