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Published: 04 February 2016

368 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199336517

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The Promise of Integrated Multicultural and Bilingual Education

Inclusive Palestinian-Arab and Jewish Schools in Israel

Zvi Bekerman

  • Presents a long-term ethnographic study of the integrated bilingual Palestinian-Jewish schools in Israel
  • Critiques Western positivist paradigmatic perspectives that currently guide education
  • Critiques the primacy of the political framework of the nation state and the psychologized educational perspectives that guide educational work
  • Suggests the need to critically review present understandings of the individual, of identity and culture, and of the learning process