ERIC Number: EJ660345
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Assessing Dispositions toward Cultural Diversity among Preservice Teachers.
Dee, Jay R.; Henkin, Alan B.
Urban Education, v37 n1 p22-40 Jan 2002
Assessed preservice teachers' attitudes toward cultural diversity prior to entering into multicultural education courses at an urban university. Respondents indicated strong support for implementing diversity issues in the classroom and high levels of agreement with equity beliefs and the social value of diversity. They did not agree that assimilation to the dominant culture was a requisite for student success. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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