Beyond a dream deferred: multicultural education and the politics of excellence
Includes bibliographical references and index. Foreword / Derrick Bell -- Introduction: "A Wider Landscape...without the Mandate for Conquest" / Becky W. Thompson and Sangeeta Tyagi -- Pt. I. Moral and Political Visions of Multicultural Education. 1. Rethinking America: The Practice and Politics of Multiculturalism in Higher Education / Evelyn Hu-DeHart. 2. The New Cultural Politics of Difference / Cornel West. 3. On Race and Voice: Challenges for Liberal Education in the 1990s / Chandra Talpade Mohanty. 4. Clarence Thomas, Affirmative Action, and the Academy / Evelynn Hammonds -- Pt. II. Multiple Voices, Ongoing Struggles. 5. The Politics of Inclusion: Reskilling the Academy / Becky W. Thompson and Sangeeta Tyagi. 6. Community Ties and Law School Faculty Hiring: The Case for Professors Who Don't Think White / Ian Haney Lopez. 7. The Responsibility of and to Differences: Theorizing Race and Ethnicity in Lesbian and Gay Studies / Earl Jackson, Jr. 8. Compromising Positions / Lisa Kahaleole Chang Hall. Pt. III. New Directions for Critical Engagement. 9. Education for a Change: The MOST Program / Carole C. Marks and Margaret L. Andersen. 10. The Politics of Curricular Change: Establishing a Diversity Requirement at the University of Massachusetts at Boston / Estelle Disch. 11. Quaking and Trembling: Institutional Change and Multicultural Curricular Development at the City University of New York / Barbara Omolade. 12. The Diversity of California at Berkeley: An Emerging Reformulation of "Competence" in an Increasingly Multicultural World / Troy Duster.
- LCC: LC1099.3
- Dewey Decimal: 370.19/6/0973
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: xxxiii, 267 p. ; 23 cm.
- Edition Info: (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Multicultural education -- United States
- Education, Higher -- Political aspects -- United States
- Minorities -- Education (Higher) -- United States
- Education, Higher -- United States -- Curricula
- Education, Higher -- Curricula -- United States
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