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ERIC Number: EJ440576
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0017-8055
Talking about Race, Learning about Racism: The Application of Racial Identity Development Theory in the Classroom.
Tatum, Beverly Daniel
Harvard Educational Review, v62 n1 p1-24 Spr 1992
Inclusion of race-related content in a college course identified three sources of resistance to learning about racism: race as taboo topic; myth of meritocracy; and denial of personal connection to racism. Strategies for reducing resistance include a safe classroom climate; opportunity for self-generated knowledge; model of racial identity development; and empowering students as change agents. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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