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ERIC Number: EJ457285
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0031-7217
The Importance of an Afrocentric, Multicultural Curriculum.
Vann, Kimberly R.; Kunjufu, Jawanza
Phi Delta Kappan, v74 n6 p490-91 Feb 1993
A strictly Eurocentric perspective will not properly prepare students for a successful future in a multicultural world. Because students internalize what they are taught, schools profoundly affect children's confidence and self-esteem. An Afrocentric, multicultural curriculum would benefit both white and African-American students, because both would learn that all cultures have made outstanding contributions. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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