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Cultural pluralismthe maintenance of cultures as

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Unformatted text preview: m one generation to the next. Cultural pluralism—The maintenance of cultures as parallel and equal to the dominant culture in a society. Curriculum—A sequence of courses offered by educational institutions. Democracy—A government in which power is vested in the people and exercised by them directly or indirectly through elected representatives. Discrimination—The arbitrary denial of the privileges and rewards of society to members of a group. Dispositions—Values, attitudes, and commitments that guide the work of teachers and other school professionals. Dominant group—The cultural group whose values and behaviors have been adopted by...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2014 for the course EDF 2555 taught by Professor Dr.page during the Fall '14 term at E. Illinois.

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