Multiculturalism as an educational policy
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Multiculturalism as an educational policy by Fazal Rizvi

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Published by Deakin University in Victoria .
Written in English



  • Australia.


  • Multicultural education -- Australia.,
  • Education and state -- Australia.,
  • Multiculturalism -- Australia.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesPolicy development and analysis.
StatementFazal Rizvi.
ContributionsDeakin University. School of Education. Open Campus Program.
LC ClassificationsLC1099.5.A8 R59 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 120 p. ;
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1621441M
ISBN 100730001180
LC Control Number91165997

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s and s, helped to determine multicultural education’s earliest idealization (Gay, ). In the s, multicultural education scholar James Banks, one of the pioneers of multicultural education, worked to examine schools as social systems from a multicultural context. Banks () defined multiculturalism as. the adopted approach and framework for educational policy and planning in Mozambique. The book has been edited by Kirsti HAkkinen and Heshin Pekkanen who both work at the Multicultural Programmes Unit, which is part of the Continuing Education Centre of the. Multicultural education is integral to improving the academic success of students of color and preparing all youths for democratic citizenship in a pluralistic society. Students need to understand how multicultural issues shape the social, includes policy, learning climate, instructional delivery, leadership, and evaluation. Multiculturalism and education policy. / Kalantzis, Mary; Cope, Bill. Ethnicity, Class and Gender in Australia. ed. / Gill Bottomley; Marie M. de Lepervanche.