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Deculturalization and the struggle for equality; a brief history of the education of dominated cultures in the United States, 5th ed.


Deculturalization and the struggle for equality; a brief history of the education of dominated cultures in the United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. , 5th ed.

Spring, Joel.



156 pages




American educational institutions have often served as the site of deculturalization (the process of destroying a people's culture and replacing it with a new culture) for oppressed op·press  
tr.v. op·pressed, op·press·ing, op·press·es
1. To keep down by severe and unjust use of force or authority: a people who were oppressed by tyranny.

 minorities in the United States. Spring (City U. of New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of
) reviews these historical processes of deculturalization in individual chapters on Native Americans, African Americans, Asian Americans This page is a list of Asian Americans. Politics
  • 1956 - Dalip Singh Saund became the first Asian immigrant elected to the U.S. Congress upon his election to the House of Representatives.
  • 1959 - Hiram Fong became the first Asian American elected to the U.S. Senate.
, and Hispanic/Latin Americans. In this new edition, he adds a chapter on the Civil Rights Movement and the struggle for multicultural education.

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