ERIC Number: EJ464885
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Multiculturalism in Education: Carter G. Woodson's "Miseducation of the Negro" Revisited.
Okafor, Victor Oguejiofor
Western Journal of Black Studies, v16 n4 p207-13 Win 1992
Analyzes the "The Miseducation of the Negro" by Carter G. Woodson (1977) particularly in light of the recent debate over multicultural education. Argues that Woodson's work is Afrocentric and favors a multicultural education and that his work is an important part of centuries and decades of resistance by African Americans. (JB)
Descriptors: Afrocentrism, Black Education, Black Influences, Books, Educational Discrimination, Educational Philosophy, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Multicultural Education, Politics of Education, Racial Discrimination, Racial Integration, Racial Relations, Self Concept, Whites
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue topic: "Affirmative Action: Political, Legal and Moral Implications."