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Adams, J. Q.

Overview
Works: 141 works in 276 publications in 2 languages and 3,808 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Nonfiction films  Filmed interviews  Interviews  Documentary films  Filmed lectures 
Roles: Interviewer, Author, Host, Editor, Honoree, Recipient
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Q Adams
Multicultural films : a reference guide by Janice R Welsch( Book )

13 editions published in 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Arranged by race/ethnic group, the book covers films relating to the experiences of African Americans, Arab Americans, Asian Americans, European Americans, Latino/a Americans, Native Americans, and includes intercultural films, those depicting the experiences of more than one group. After providing a plot summary of each film, the authors critique it, proposing points of focus and discussion for the viewer. Films that appeal to a variety of different ages, with ratings given when possible, along with a thematic guide, will help identify films for students and educators on specific topics and issues for each minority group."--Jacket
Culture, politics & pedagogy : a conversation with Henry Giroux( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Giroux explains his position that pedagogy must challenge social inequality and oppression
Cross cultural communication in diverse settings( Visual )

5 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the processes and elements of intercultural communication both verbal and nonverbal
Race, the world's most dangerous myth( Visual )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The concept of race is examined from a scientific and cultural perspective. Also looks at the classifications of race and the Racism Quotient Questionnaire
Cultural diversity : curriculum, classroom, & climate issues( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hispanic-American cultures in the U.S.A.( Visual )

6 editions published in 1993 in English and Chinese and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the diverse cultures in the U.S. grouped under the label Hispanic and the strong emphasis placed on education within the groups
A multicultural prism : voices from the field by J. Q Adams( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book weaves together original essays with several that have been published earlier to address establishing the context for multicultural education, implementing multicultural perspectives in the classroom, and assessing the impact of multicultural education. The book also presents two annotated bibliographies. Following a foreword by J. Q. Adams and an introduction by the editors, essays in the book are "Multicultural Education: Development, Dimensions, and Challenges" (James A. Banks); "The Multicultural Campus: Facing the Challenges" (Nancy "Rusty" Barcelo); "Creating Inclusive and Multicultural Communities: Working through Assumptions of Culture, Power, Diversity, and Equity" (Brenda M. Rodriguez); "Building Cultural Bridges: a Bold Proposal for Teacher Education" (Geneva Gay); "Media Literacy: An Educational Basic for the Information Age" (Carlos E. Cortes); "Integrating Race, Class, Gender, and Sexual Orientation into the College Curriculum" (Barbara M. Scott); "a Multicultural Perspective in the Women's Studies Classroom" (Martha E. Thompson); "Motivations That Drive Prejudice and Discrimination: Is the Scientific Community Really Objective?" (Duane M. Jackson); "Diversity and Multiculturalism on the Campus: How Are Students Affected?" (Alexander W. Astin); "Multicultural Education: Voices of the Nineties--A Selective, Annotated Bibliography of Journal Articles, Special Issues, and Books" (Katherine M. Dahl); "Films and Videos for the Multicultural Classroom" (Janice R. Welsch). (Rs)
Asian American cultures in the U.S.A.( Visual )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1993 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the diverse cultures in the U.S. grouped under the label Asian-American: Filipino, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Asian Indian, etc
Effective strategies for learning and teaching about diversity in the U.S.A.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Adams presents a condensed version of a course that focuses on the exploration and evaluation of the structure of society as it impacts schooling in the United States
Dealing with diversity : the anthology by J. Q Adams( Book )

3 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multicultural education : strategies for implementation in colleges and universities( Book )

in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negotiating cultural communication( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses characteristics of communication across cultures
The changing face of America and the world( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This video explores the rapidly changing demographic trends occurring in the United States and around the world. Examines the population changes taking place within the United States and considers the impact of these changes on institutions and communities
Social interaction in diverse settings( Visual )

4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the experiences of individuals in culturally diverse groups
Dealing with diversity( Visual )

8 editions published between 1993 and 2016 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sociology course, hosted by J.Q. Adams, which helps students come to know people from many diverse populations, to understand their constraints and motivations, and to recognize the common elements of humanity between individuals and groups of people. A key objective is to help the student develop an awareness that society is strengthened not from striving for uniformity but from a free and unfettered expression of individuality in all its diverse manifestations
Multicultural education : a rationale for development and implementation( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Multicultural education : strategies for implementation in colleges and universities by J. Q Adams( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book of 15 author-contributed chapters provides pragmatic illustrations of how to implement multicultural education in college and university courses of study, and presents strategies for both transforming curricula and the training of effective multicultural educators. Section I focuses on instructional strategies for schools that possess diverse student populations. Section ii examines teacher preparation programs in effective interaction strategies for culturally diverse classrooms. The third section highlights key issues when establishing a climate for change. Chapters are as follows: "a Review of the Multicultural Education Literature" (Patricia L. Francis); "Using Effective Teaching Strategies in the Multicultural Classroom" (Donald Reyes); "Teaching and Learning with Culturally Diverse Students: a Teacher Preparation Course at a Comprehensive Public University" (Mario Yepes-Baraya); "Teaching about Cultural Diversity: Challenge and Response at a Community College" (Bansrajh Mattai); "Including the Unincluded in Mathematics" (Judith K. Olson and Melfried Olson); "Cooperative Learning in the Culturally Diverse Classroom" (Andrea T. Williams); "Combatting Racism in the Classroom" (James I. Macdonald and Stanley M. Newman); "Maximizing the Use of Comprehensive Assessments in Assessing Racial and Culturally Diverse Undergraduates: Alternative Strategies and Approaches" (Stafford Hood); "Preparing Teachers to be Effective Multicultural Educators" (Barbara S. Penelton); "Native Americans: From Christopher Columbus to Curriculum Integration" (James Fenelon);"Understanding Social Interaction in the Culturally Diverse Classroom" (J. Q. Adams); "Moving Beyond the Plantation: Collaboratively Transforming and Integrating the Curriculum" (Christina Brinkley et al.); "Notes on 'Faculty Development Programs in Support of Multicultural Education'" (Emily C. Wadsworth); "Leadership of the Governing Board and Central Administration: Providing the Policy and Budgetary Framework for Incorporating Multicultural Elements into College and University Curricula" (Carol Everly Floyd and Alfonzo Thurmon); and "Selected Multicultural Education Resources." Appendices include the executive summary of a state (Illinois) report on multicultural education and summaries of multicultural initiatives at Illinois institutions. (Db)
A pedagogy of place : Little Singer Community School, Navajo Nation( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Traditionally, U.S. schools have been assimilation models, asking people to sacrifice their ethnic identity to become part of the mainstream picture of U.S. culture ... Little Singer Community School incorporates Dine ́(Navajo) culture in the academic experience, and by taking the best of both worlds, preserves the indigenous culture while educating its students to excel in the modern world"--Container
African-American cultures in the U.S.A.( Visual )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses culture of African-Americans and the role it plays in the U.S
Social class issues( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the different dimensions of social class distinctions, including the concepts of unearned advantages and disadvantages of race and gender; access to desirable housing as an example of continued discrimination in the United States; and the factors that contribute to the growing problem of homelessness. Compares the uniquely American idea of entitlement to the social support offered by other nations to all their citizens, working or non-working
 
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Multicultural films : a reference guide
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Dealing with diversity : the anthology