Teaching Race and Anti-Racism in Contemporary America: Adding Context to Colorblindness
ISBN/ASIN: 9789400771000,9789400771017 | 2014 | English | pdf | 453/439 pages | 3.08 Mb
Publisher: Springer Netherlands | Author: Kristin Haltinner (auth.), Kristin Haltinner (eds.) | Edition: 1
This book presents thoughtful reflections and in-depth, critical analyses of the new challenges and opportunities instructors face in teaching race during what has been called the “post-racial era”. It examines the racial dimensions of the current political, economic, and cultural climate. The book features renowned scholars and experienced teachers from a range of disciplines and offers successful strategies for teaching important concepts through case studies and active learning exercises. It provides innovative strategies, novel lesson plans and classroom activities for college and university professors who seek effective methods and materials for teaching about race and racism to today’s students. A valuable handbook for educators, this book should be required reading for all graduate students and college instructors.