ERIC Number: ED159269
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-May-3
Reference Count: 0
Selected Conference Proceedings, Wingspread Conference on American Ethnic Studies in Wisconsin, May 1-3, 1978.
Thurman, Alfonzo, Ed.
In this conference report the functions, problems and directions of ethnic studies in the University of Wisconsin system are addressed. Brief papers and discussions by conference participants focus on the history of the task force charged with developing American ethnic studies programs, a perceptual approach to ethnic studies, defining Afro American studies, curriculum models, a module approach to ethnic studies in higher education, and teaching strategies and program development concepts. The report also includes an address on ethnic and cultural pluralism in the United States, general recommendations, and a roster of conference participants. (GC)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Johnson Foundation, Inc., Racine, WI.; Wisconsin Univ., Oshkosh.
Authoring Institution: N/A