TITLE

Design of a race relations course

AUTHOR(S)
Kranz, Peter L.; Lund, Nick L.
PUB. DATE
December 1998
SOURCE
Journal of Instructional Psychology;Dec98, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p271
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on the undergraduate race relations course `Human Conflict in Black and White,' designed by the Psychology faculty at the University of North Florida. Background and historical perspective; Retrospective study of participants; Results and implications.
ACCESSION #
1351555

 

Related Articles

  • The `You Are There' Initiative. Van Horn, Royal // Phi Delta Kappan;Sep99, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p93 

    Discusses the University of North Florida's preservice and inservice field-based teacher education program. Video-conferencing technology that allows students to observe master-teachers' classrooms in two different elementary schools; Equipment specifications; Development of the collaborative...

  • High School Interdisciplinary Unit Deepens Students' Understanding of Race Relations. Toepfer Jr., Conrad F.; Alessi Jr., Samuel J.; Beane, James A. // Educational Leadership;Mar1987, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p90 

    Describes an interdisciplinary approach to teaching race relations in New York City. Program components; Evaluation of program effectiveness.

  • Race Relations Training with Correctional Officers. Wittner, Joe // Personnel & Guidance Journal;Feb76, Vol. 54 Issue 6, p302 

    Details a workshop held at Raiford Prison in Florida designed to improve the race relations skills of correctional officers. Attitudinal change required of correctional personnel in order to realize prison reform and rehabilitation; Goal of improving the communication between guards and inmates...

  • Appendix A. Webster, Terry // How to Be Successful in Your First Year of Teaching College: Eve;2008, p265 

    A sample syllabus for the course "Race Relations" being offered at West Chester University in Chester County, Pennsylvania is presented.

  • The making of a hip-hop intellectual. Herbert, Wray // U.S. News & World Report;11/04/96, Vol. 121 Issue 18, p48 

    Profiles the life and thought of African-American scholar Michael Eric Dyson. His use of critical theory to examine black American culture; His book `Race Rules'; His view that many young African-Americans are too insular; His appointment at the Comlumbia University's Institute for Research in...

  • Klass act.  // Canada & the World Backgrounder;Apr96, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p27 

    Reports that American Ku Klux Klan leaders took a class in race relations in 1989, as part of a settlement for assaulting civil rights marchers in Alabama, ten years earlier. Comments on the race relations class; Terms of the settlement.

  • Sowing the seeds of racial tolerance. Heller, Carol E.; Hawkins, Joseph A. // Education Week;9/22/93, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p29 

    Focuses on the `Teaching Tolerance' project, a public-education endeavor which teaches lessons on the civil-rights movement. Belief that tolerance for differences could be nurtured; Teaching Tolerance project goals' compatibility with other organizations dealing with the same issue; `Teaching...

  • For African studies, race still matters. Davis Jr., R. Hunt // Africa Today;Apr-Jun97, Vol. 44 Issue 2, p143 

    States that the respected status of African studies on university and college campuses across the United States has contributed to the general rejection of overt racially based explanations for the ordering of society. Continuing need within American academic life for a strong countervailing...

  • Racial Legacies and Learning: An American Dialogue.  // Liberal Education;Spring98, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p3 

    Announces that the Association of American Colleges and Universities, in conjunction with United States President Bill Clinton's Initiative on Race, is organizing `Racial Legacies and Learning: An American Dialogue.' Purpose of the Dialogue; Institutions involved in the Dialogue.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics