Social and Political Context of American Education
(Cross listed with Sociology, Development Sociology, and American Studies)
Fall 2011, TU/TH, 4 credits
Lewis Auditorium, Goldwin-Smith Hall
(Updated Thursday, August 25, 2011)
Guidelines and Evaluation Notes
1. Please use the modeled heading including an APA style citation of the article or
2. In your synopsis, we look for a few things.
Remember your purpose here. Include information that will recall the a
Delpit, L. D. (1988). The silenced dialogue: Power and pedagogy in educating other people's children.
Harvard Educational Review, 58(3), 280-298.
I found that this reading was very interesting and very relative to my own feelings as a student in
Delpit, L. D. (August 1988). The silenced dialogue: Power and pedagogy in educating other
peoples children. Harvard Educational Review, 58 (4), 280-298.
The silenced dialogue that Delpit explains in her article is the disconnect between