Cultural pluralismthe maintenance of cultures as

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

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...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/13/2014 for the course EDF 2555 taught by Professor during the Fall '14 term at E. Illinois.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online