Banks, James A.
Most widely held works about James A Banks
Most widely held works by James A Banks
Handbook of research on multicultural education ( Book )
20 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 1,649 libraries worldwide
Teaching strategies for ethnic studies by James A Banks ( Book )
25 editions published between 1975 and 2009 in English and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
This [text] is designed to help teachers conceptualize, design, and implement a democratic, multicultural curriculum that respects and honors diversity as well as promotions nationally unity. A guiding principle of this text is that a multicultural curriculum should enable students to acquire the knowledge needed to become effective citizens of the United States and the world. [The text] reflects current and emerging concepts, perspectives, and issues in multicultural education.-Pref.
Multicultural education : issues and perspectives ( Book )
39 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,423 libraries worldwide
Today's classrooms are more diverse than ever before. In order to reach these students, educators must be aware of the issues facing their various cultural, racial, ethnic, and language groups. Focusing on the pertinent issues in multicultural education, this new edition raises these critical issues and facilitates meaningful discussion.
Reducing prejudice and stereotyping in schools by Walter G Stephan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
Multiethnic education : theory and practice by James A Banks ( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 1997 in English and held by 1,058 libraries worldwide
Teaching strategies for the social studies : inquiry, valuing, and decision-making by James A Banks ( Book )
21 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
An introduction to multicultural education by James A Banks ( Book )
20 editions published between 1993 and 2008 in English and Chinese and held by 908 libraries worldwide
Black self-concept; implications for education and social science by James A Banks ( Book )
4 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 886 libraries worldwide
Educating citizens in a multicultural society by James A Banks ( Book )
10 editions published between 1997 and 2007 in English and held by 804 libraries worldwide
Explores the challenges of educating students for citizenship in a multicultural democratic society; discusses the ways in which knowledge is constructed by social scientists and how it influences teachers and students; identifies the five dimensions of multicultural education; and examines issues related to multicultural education and awareness.
Multicultural education, transformative knowledge, and action : historical and contemporary perspectives ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 764 libraries worldwide
Education in the 80's : multiethnic education ( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 604 libraries worldwide
Teaching social studies to culturally different children by James A Banks ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 509 libraries worldwide
Cultural diversity and education : foundations, curriculum, and teaching by James A Banks ( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
Diversity and citizenship education : global perspectives by Bellagio Citizenship Education and Diversity Conference ( Book )
5 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
To experience cultural democracy and freedom, a nation must be unified around a set of democratic values such as justice and equality that balance unity and diversity and protect the rights of diverse groups. [This book] brings together ... a group of international experts on the topic of diversity and citizenship education. These experts discuss and identify the shared issues and possibilities that exist when educating for national unity and cultural diversity. [The book] presents compelling case studies and examples of successful programs and practices from twelve nations, discusses problems that arise when societies are highly stratified along race, cultural, and class lines, and describes guidelines and benchmarks that practicing educators can use to structure citizenship education programs that balance unity and diversity. The book covers a broad range of issues and includes vital information on such topics as: Migration, citizenship, and education; The challenge of racialized citizenship in the United States; The contribution of the struggles by Indians and Blacks for citizenship and recognition in Brazil; Crises of citizenship education and ethnic issues in Germany, Russia, and South Africa Conflicts between religious and ethnic factions; Diversity, globalization, and democratic education.-Dust jacket.
Teaching the language arts to culturally different children by William W Joyce ( Book )
3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Multiethnic education : practices and promises by James A Banks ( Book )
2 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
Teaching ethnic studies: concepts and strategies by James A Banks ( Book )
2 editions published between 1973 and 1981 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Teaching the Black experience : methods and materials by James A Banks ( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 406 libraries worldwide
Multicultural education in Western societies ( Book )
9 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 378 libraries worldwide
Race, culture, and education : the selected works of James A. Banks by James A Banks ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 349 libraries worldwide
'Race, Culture, and Education' collects some of James A. Banks' important works from across the span of his career.
African Americans African Americans--Education African Americans--Psychology African Americans--Race identity African Americans--Study and teaching California Canada Case studies Children with social disabilities--Education Citizenship Citizenship--Study and teaching Communities--Study and teaching (Elementary) Cross-cultural studies Cultural pluralism--Study and teaching Discrimination in education--Prevention Educational anthropology Educational change Educational equalization Ethnicity--Study and teaching Ethnic relations--Study and teaching Feminism and education Geography Geography--Study and teaching (Elementary) Geography--Study and teaching (Primary) Handbooks, manuals, etc. History History, Ancient--Study and teaching (Elementary) Human geography--Study and teaching (Primary) Intergroup relations Juvenile works Language arts Latin America Minorities--Education Minorities--Study and teaching Multicultural education Multicultural education--Research Multiculturalism--Study and teaching Prejudices School integration Social sciences Social sciences--Study and teaching Social sciences--Study and teaching (Elementary) Social sciences--Study and teaching (Primary) Social sciences--Study and teaching (Secondary) Stereotypes (Social psychology) Textbooks Textbooks United States World history World history--Study and teaching (Elementary)