Black Intellectual Thought in Education

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Routledge #ad - By focusing on the lives and projects of these three figures specifically, it offers a powerful counter-narrative to the dominant, established discourse in education and critical social theory--helping to better serve the population that critical theory seeks to advocate. Cooper, demanding, woodson, and locke’s history of engagement with race, democracy, education, gender and life is a dynamic, and authentic narrative for those engaged with these important issues.

Black Intellectual Thought in Education #ad - Woodson, and alain leroy Locke to the causes of social science, education, and democracy in America. Black intellectual thought in education celebrates the exceptional academic contributions of African-American education scholars Anna Julia Cooper, Carter G. Rather than attempting to "rescue" a few African American scholars from obscurity or marginalization, this powerful volume instead highlights ideas that must be probed and critically examined in order to deal with prevailing contemporary educational issues.

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Discipline & Punish: The Birth of the Prison

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Vintage Books #ad - In this brilliant work, the most influential philosopher since Sartre suggests that such vaunted reforms as the abolition of torture and the emergence of the modern penitentiary have merely shifted the focus of punishment from the prisoner's body to his soul. Vintage Books.

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Hip Hop's Li'l Sistas Speak: Negotiating Hip Hop Identities and Politics in the New South Counterpoints

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Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers #ad - Through ethnographically informed interviews and observations conducted with six Black middle and high school girls, class, body, inequality, Hip Hop’s Li’l Sistas Speak explores how young women navigate the space of Hip Hop music and culture to form ideas concerning race, and privilege. The thriving atmosphere of atlanta, georgia serves as the background against which these youth consume Hip Hop, Southern-flavored Hip Hop music and culture, urban gentrification, race relations, and the book examines how the city’s socially conservative politics, and booming adult entertainment industry rest in their periphery.

Hip Hop's Li'l Sistas Speak: Negotiating Hip Hop Identities and Politics in the New South Counterpoints #ad - Vintage Books. Intertwined within the girls’ exploration of hip hop and coming of age in Atlanta, the author shares her love for the culture, struggles of being a queer educator and a Black lesbian living and researching in the South, and reimagining Hip Hop pedagogy for urban learners. This book has received the aeSA American Educational Studies Association Critics Choice Award 2013.

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Curriculum Theory: Conflicting Visions and Enduring Concerns, 2nd Edition

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SAGE Publications, Inc #ad - Vintage Books. The second edition of curriculum theory: conflicting Visions and Enduring Concerns by Michael Stephen Schiro presents a clear, unbiased, and rigorous description of the major curriculum philosophies that have influenced educators and schooling over the last century. Used book in Good Condition.

Used book in Good Condition. The author analyzes four educational visions―scholar Academic, Social Efficiency, Learner Centered, and Social Reconstruction―to enable readers to reflect on their own educational beliefs and more productively interact with educators who might hold different beliefs.

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We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom

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Beacon Press #ad - Following in the tradition of activists like ella baker, bayard Rustin, and Fannie Lou Hamer, We Want to Do More Than Survive introduces an alternative to traditional modes of educational reform and expands our ideas of civic engagement and intersectional justice. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.

She argues that the uS educational system is maintained by and profits from the suffering of children of color. Drawing on personal stories, research, and historical events, an esteemed educator offers a vision of educational justice inspired by the rebellious spirit and methods of abolitionists. Drawing on her life’s work of teaching and researching in urban schools, Bettina Love persuasively argues that educators must teach students about racial violence, oppression, and how to make sustainable change in their communities through radical civic initiatives and movements.

We Want to Do More Than Survive: Abolitionist Teaching and the Pursuit of Educational Freedom #ad - Vintage Books. Instead of trying to repair a flawed system, acronyms, educational reformers offer survival tactics in the forms of test-taking skills, grit labs, and character education, which Love calls the educational survival complex. To dismantle the educational survival complex and to achieve educational freedom—not merely reform—teachers, determination, boldness, parents, and community leaders must approach education with the imagination, and urgency of an abolitionist.

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Pedagogy of the Oppressed, 30th Anniversary Edition

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Continuum #ad - Vintage Books. Used book in Good Condition. Bloomsbury Academic. Freire's work has taken on especial urgency in the United States and Western Europe, where the creation of a permanent underclass among the underprivileged and minorities in cities and urban centers is increasingly accepted as the norm. With a substantive new introduction on freire's life and the remarkable impact of this book by writer and Freire confidant and authority Donaldo Macedo, this anniversary edition of Pedagogy of the Oppressed will inspire a new generation of educators, students, and general readers for years to come.

. First published in portuguese in 1968, Pedagogy of the Oppressed was translated and published in English in 1970 Used book in Good Condition. The methodology of the late Paulo Freire has helped to empower countless impoverished and illiterate people throughout the world.

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On Decoloniality: Concepts, Analytics, Praxis

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Duke University Press Books #ad - Mignolo and Catherine E. In on decoloniality Walter D. This book speaks to the urgency of these times, encourages delinkings from the colonial matrix of power and its "universals" of Western modernity and global capitalism, destruction, and engages with arguments and struggles for dignity and life against death, and civilizational despair.

Vintage Books. Used book in Good Condition. Bloomsbury Academic. Interweaving theory-praxis with local histories and perspectives of struggle, they illustrate the conceptual and analytic dynamism of decolonial ways of living and thinking, as well as the creative force of resistance and re-existence. Used book in Good Condition.

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Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics

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Routledge #ad - With her characteristic clarity and directness, hooks encourages readers to see how feminism can touch and change their lives―to see that feminism is for everybody. Routledge. Vintage Books. What is feminism? in this short, accessible primer, bell hooks explores the nature of feminism and its positive promise to eliminate sexism, sexist exploitation, and oppression.

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Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America

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Balzer + Bray #ad - Edited by national book award finalist ibi zoboi, and featuring some of the most acclaimed bestselling Black authors writing for teens today—Black Enough is an essential collection of captivating stories about what it’s like to be young and Black in America. Black is. Sisters navigating their relationship at summer camp in Portland, Oregon, as written by Renée Watson.

Black is…three friends walking back from the community pool talking about nothing and everything, in a story by Jason Reynolds. Black is…nic stone’s high-class beauty dating a boy her momma would never approve of. Black is…two girls kissing in Justina Ireland’s story set in Maryland. Black is urban and rural, wealthy and poor, immigrants, mixed race, and more—because there are countless ways to be Black enough.

Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Routledge. Bloomsbury Academic. Contributors:justina irelandvarian johnsonrita williams-garciaDhonielle ClaytonKekla MagoonLeah HendersonTochi OnyebuchiJason ReynoldsNic StoneLiara TamaniRenée WatsonTracey BaptisteCoe BoothBrandy ColbertJay ColesIbi ZoboiLamar Giles Vintage Books.

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Binti

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Tor.com #ad - Bloomsbury Academic. Tom doherty Assoc Llc. The world she seeks to enter has long warred with the Meduse, an alien race that has become the stuff of nightmares. Oomza university has wronged the Meduse, and Binti's stellar travel will bring her within their deadly reach. If binti hopes to survive the legacy of a war not of her making, she will need both the gifts of her people and the wisdom enshrined within the University, itself ― but first she has to make it there, alive.

The binti seriesbook 1: bintibook 2: binti: homebook 3: binti: the night masqueradePRAISE FOR BINTI"Binti is a supreme read about a sexy, edgy Afropolitan in space! It's a wondrous combination of extra-terrestrial adventure and age-old African diplomacy. Prepare to fall in love with Binti. Neil gaimanwinner of the hugo award and the nebula award for Best Novella!Her name is Binti, and she is the first of the Himba people ever to be offered a place at Oomza University, the finest institution of higher learning in the galaxy.

Binti #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Unforgettable!" ― wanuri kahiu, award-winning Kenyan film director of Punzi and From a Whisper Vintage Books. Routledge. Used book in Good Condition. But to accept the offer will mean giving up her place in her family to travel between the stars among strangers who do not share her ways or respect her customs.

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Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side

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University of Chicago Press #ad - Pitched simultaneously as a solution to a budget problem, a response to declining enrollments, students, and a chance to purge bad schools that were dragging down the whole system, the plan was met with a roar of protest from parents, and teachers. Used book in Good Condition. Ewing opens ghosts in the Schoolyard: describing Chicago Public Schools from the outside.

Underprivileged schools. The fight to keep them open is yet another front in the ongoing struggle of black people in America to build successful lives and achieve true self-determination. The way politicians and pundits and parents of kids who attend other schools talk about them, with a mix of pity and contempt.

Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Just plain bad schools. That’s how Eve L. But if these schools were so bad, bad faith, inequality, to the point that some would even go on a hunger strike?   Ewing’s answer begins with a story of systemic racism, why did people care so much about keeping them open, and distrust that stretches deep into Chicago history.

. Routledge. Rooting her exploration in the historic African American neighborhood of Bronzeville, Ewing reveals that this issue is about much more than just schools. But ewing knows chicago public Schools from the inside: as a student, then a teacher, and now a scholar who studies them.

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