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ERIC Number: EJ560254
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0826-4805
White Noise: The Attack on Political Correctness and the Struggle for the Western Canon.
Cope, Bill; Kalantzis, Mary
Interchange, v28 n4 p283-329 Oct 1997
Reviews debates about political correctness, multiculturalism, and the Western Canon in education, analyzing why the Canon needs defending and what it says about education. The paper describes flaws in the arguments of those attacking political correctness and defending the Canon, suggesting that the case for multiculturalism and diversified curriculum needs substantial strengthening to be feasible. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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