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Research on the Education of Asian Pacific Americans v. 1 - Clara C. Park

Research on the Education of Asian Pacific Americans v. 1

By: Clara C. Park (Editor), A. Lin Goodwin (Editor), Stacey J. Lee (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 1st January 2001
ISBN: 9781931576291
Number Of Pages: 236

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As the first volume in the series sponsored by SIG-Research on the Education of Asian and Pacific Americans of the American Educational Research Association and California Association for Asian and Pacific American Education, this book sheds important light on the educational issues and needs of Asian and Pacific American students in k- college. Each chapter illuminates the unique educational issues of Asian and Pacific Americans and provides crucial information necessary to understand how Asian and Pacific American students learn, how educational practitioners should work with Asian and Pacific students, and the outcomes we can expect from various programs in Asian and Pacific American education. This body of knowledge can inform researchers and practitioners, as well as policy makers of effective instruction for Asian and Pacific American students at all levels. The series intend to be a national voice for the education of Asian and Pacific Americans, and provide an integral view of new knowledge in the field of Asian and Pacific American education from scholarly and educational practitioners' perspectives.

Prefacep. v
Elementary and Secondary Educational Issues: Achievement, Family influences, and Instructional Strategies
Educational Aspirations of Southeast Asian Studentsp. 1
The Effectiveness of Reciprocal Teaching with Vietnamese American Studentsp. 21
Exploring Pacific Knowledge and Classroom Learning in Micronesia: The Promise of "Cultural Considerations"p. 41
Rethinking Multiculturalism: Attending to Indian American High School Students' Stories of Negotiating Self-representationsp. 55
Cultural Differences in Interactions around Mathematics Tasks in Chinese American and European American Familiesp. 75
An Ethnographic Study of Chinese American Family Involvement in Young Children's Educationp. 105
Am I Indian, American, or Indian American? Studying the Home and School Experiences of Indian Bicultural Adolescentsp. 129
Higher Educational Issues and Experiences: Socialization and Asian American Identity Development
Socialization Experiences of Asian American Students in Professional Schools: A Case Studyp. 155
Korean Adopted Young Women: Gender Bias, Racial Issues, and Educational Implicationsp. 177
Multiple Dimensions of Ethnic Person: Listening to Korean American College Studentsp. 205
About the Authorsp. 225
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ISBN: 9781931576291
ISBN-10: 1931576297
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 236
Published: 1st January 2001
Publisher: Information Age Publishing
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 15.6  x 1.5
Weight (kg): 0.51