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Encyclopedia of African American Education by Kofi Lomotey

By Kofi Lomotey

Each subject during this 2-volume encyclopedia is mentioned because it pertains to the schooling of African american citizens. The entries offer a entire assessment of academic associations at each point, from preschool via graduate education, with exact realization to traditionally and predominantly Black schools and universities. The encyclopedia follows the fight of African americans to accomplish equality in education—beginning between an enslaved inhabitants and evolving into the present—as the efforts of many notable members furthered this reason via court docket judgements and legislation.

A specified appendix, "The whole Bibliography of the Journal of Negro Education, 1932-2008," contains listings of the tables of contents and reprinted articles on segregation, desegregation, and equality.

Key Features

  • Highlights members, businesses, and courses that experience had an important impression on African American education
  • Incorporates discussions of curriculum, strategies, theories, and substitute versions of schooling that facilitate the educational process
  • Addresses the subjects of gender and sexual orientation, faith, and the media

Key Themes

  • Alternative academic models
  • Associations and organizations
  • Biographies
  • Collegiate education
  • Curriculum
  • Economics
  • Gender
  • Graduate education
  • Historically Black schools and universities
  • Legal cases
  • Precollegiate Education
  • Psychology and human development
  • Public policy
  • Publications
  • Religious institutions
  • Segregation/Desegregation

The encyclopedia is effective source for college kids, educators, and students of education—and all readers who search an knowing of African American schooling, either traditionally and within the twenty first century.

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