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History of Multicultural Education: “Yes, But,” Revisited


reviewed by Susan F. Semel — December 01, 2009

coverTitle: History of Multicultural Education: “Yes, But,” Revisited
Author(s): Carl A. Grant and Thandeka K. Chapman
Publisher: Routledge, New York
ISBN: 0805854398, Pages: 378, Year: 2008
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In Fall 1996, I reviewed the Handbook of Research on Multicultural Education, edited by James A. Banks and Cherrie McGee Banks, for the Teachers College Record (Semel, 1996). Twelve years later, I found myself coordinating reviews of a six volume edited work, History of Multicultural Education, edited by Carl A. Grant and Thandeka K. Chapman. Both works represent the labors of pioneers in the field but in very different ways. Banks and Banks’s handbook examined “theoretical, empirical, and philosophical issues related to multicultural education,” reading like a “Who’s Who” in multicultural education in 1995. Unlike the Banks’s handbook, an exhaustive reference guide, Grant and Chapman have had the advantage of building on such existing works to create a six volume history of multicultural education, thus enabling us to see not only its beginnings but also the ways in which it has evolved, a particular boon to historians of education. Additionally,... (preview truncated at 150 words.)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record, Date Published: December 01, 2009
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 15854, Date Accessed: 1/23/2018 3:01:35 PM

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  • Susan F. Semel
    The City College of New York
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    SUSAN F. SEMEL is Professor of Education and History (by courtesy) and Chair of the Department of Secondary Education at the City College of New York and Professor of Urban Education at the CUNY Graduate Center.
 
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