ERIC Number: ED375195
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994-May
Reference Count: N/A
"Creating Unity from Diversity: Finding Our Commonalities, Respecting Our Differences." Presenter Abstracts of the Annual National Conference of the National Multicultural Institute (9th, Washington, D.C., May 19-22, 1994).
National Multicultural Inst., Washington, DC.
This is primarily a collection of abstracts for training workshops for professionals in the field of multicultural education. The abstracts are: (1) "An Exploration of the Unspoken: A Group Relations Approach to Multicultural Dialogue" (Zachary G. Green); (2) "Exploring Our Cultural Assumptions" (Daniel Rivera); (3) "Challenging Homophobia: Perspectives from the Multicultural Gay Community" (Bonnie Berger); (4) "On Race and Racism" (Lauren N. Nile); (5) "Strategic Cultural Change: Creating High Performing Inclusive Organizations" (Judith H. Katz); (6) "From Dominance to Diversity: Creating a New Paradigm for the Workplace" (Kathleen Saadat and Gary Howard); (7) "Cross-Cultural Training and Diversity Training: What Difference Does It Make? (Johnnie H. Miles and Sandra M. Fowler); (8) "Psychological Testing with Civil War Refugees from Central America and Africa" (Sara Nieves-Grafals); (9) "Refugee Mental Health: A Case Study Seminar on Clinical Interventions and Research Validity" (Robert S. McKelvey and Kim Pham); (10) "Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in the Arab-American Community" (Nuha Abuddabbeh); (11) "Toward a Psychology of Difference" (Jean Lau Chin); (12) "A Holistic Approach to Multicultural Education" (Deborah A. Batiste and Pamela C. H. Harris); (13) "Research Findings in Multicultural Education" (Carlos F. Diaz); (14) "Infusing Diversity Perspectives into the Curriculum" (Sandra D. Mangano); (15) "International and Inter-Ethnic Conflict Resolution" (John McDonald and Louise Diamond); and (16) "Community Policing: Forging Partnerships with Diverse Neighborhoods" (Al Dean, and others). Contains 52 references. (SLD)
Descriptors: Abstracts, Conflict Resolution, Cross Cultural Training, Cultural Awareness, Cultural Differences, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Homosexuality, Immigrants, Multicultural Education, Psychological Testing, Racial Differences, Racial Discrimination, Refugees, Work Environment
National Multicultural Institute, 3000 Connecticut Avenue, N.W., Suite 438, Washington, DC 20008-2556 ($10 plus $2 postage).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Multicultural Inst., Washington, DC.