Multicultural students without multicultural education: A case study in misunderstanding

Bradshaw, Russell
September 1991
Community Review;Fall91/Spring92, Vol. 12, p5
Academic Journal
Describes a case example of how ethnic misunderstanding, in the context of the heterogenous environment of urban community colleges, can lead to serious confrontations. Situation of joking as the specific stimulus; Case background; Outcome; Lessons from the incident.


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