Understanding conflict and change in a multicultural world /

H. Roy Kapla.
Bibliographic Details
Main Creator: Kaplan, H. Roy.
Summary:"Students from different cultural backgrounds are being thrown together as mass transportation and telecommunications shrink our world. Inclusive classrooms with respectful learning environments can be achieved when we identify the sources of tension that separate and divide us. Students are more alike than different. Knowing about our common origin and challenges will help teachers become more effective."--Back cover
Format: Book
Language:English
Published / Created: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, 2014.
Subjects:
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.

Physical description: xvi, 226 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.

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