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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 12 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book Taking Up Space: The Black Girl
    Taking Up Space: The Black Girl's Manifesto for Change - by Chelsea Kwakye and Ore Ogunbiyi

    £12.99   hardback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9781529118537 | ISBN 10: 1529118530

    A groundbreaking exploration of the problems of diversity in education, by two extremely talented young graduates.  As a minority in a predominantly white institution, taking up space is an act of resistance. And in higher education, feeling like ... more

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  • Cover image of book Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement by Kehinde Andrews
    Resisting Racism: Race, Inequality and the Black Supplementary School Movement - by Kehinde Andrews

    £23.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781858565156 | ISBN 10: 1858565154

    In the 1960s Black communities in the UK mobilised against the discrimination and inequality their children experienced in mainstream schooling, setting up Black supplementary school projects where the deficits in educational provision could be recti ... more

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  • Cover image of book Racist Incidents and Bullying in Schools by Robin Richardson and Berenice Miles
    Racist Incidents and Bullying in Schools - by Robin Richardson and Berenice Miles

    £19.99   paperback   (2008) - ISBN 13: 9781858564289 | ISBN 10: 185856428x

    All schools have an ethical and legal responsibility to prevent bullying around racism, culture and religion, and to deal robustly and sensitively with incidents that do occur. But there are complex practical and theoretical questions:  ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Schooling and Identity of Asian Girls by Farzana Shain
    The Schooling and Identity of Asian Girls - by Farzana Shain

    £18.99   paperback   (2003) - ISBN 13: 9781858561813 | ISBN 10: 1858561817

    Farazana Shain challenges western misconceptions and stereotypes of young Asian women. Through an analysis of Asian girls' experiences, she reassesses the role that schooling can play in shaping the identities of young people. The book draws on an em ... more

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  • Cover image of book White Teacher by Vivian Gussin Paley
    White Teacher - by Vivian Gussin Paley

    £16.95   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9780674002739 | ISBN 10: 0674002733

    White teacher, black children: Paley approaches this largely unexplored minefield with candor and incisiveness. In this humane and beautifully written account, the wit and sureness of her observations are compelling. Repeatedly, she uses anecdotes to ... more

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  • Cover image of book Power, Knowledge and Anti-Racism Education: a Critical Reader by George J Sefa Dei & Agnes Calliste (editors)
    Power, Knowledge and Anti-Racism Education: a Critical Reader - by George J Sefa Dei & Agnes Calliste (editors)

    £16.95   paperback   (2000) - ISBN 13: 9781552660300 | ISBN 10: 1552660303

    This book, based on the Canadian experience, addresses questions of anti-racism and its connections with difference in a variety of educational settings and schooling practices. The focus is on systems, structures and relations of domination, and par ... more

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  • Cover image of book Unlearning Discrimination in the Early Years by Babette Brown
    Unlearning Discrimination in the Early Years - by Babette Brown

    £17.99   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9781858561226 | ISBN 10: 1858561221

    This book challenges some of the preconceptions about early childhood development - for example that children cannot understand issues to do with fairness, or with skin colour or disability or homophobia - by clearly explaining relevant theory and re ... more

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  • Cover image of book Race and Higher Education by Tariq Modood & Tony Acland (editors)
    Race and Higher Education - by Tariq Modood & Tony Acland (editors)

    £14.95   paperback   (1998) - ISBN 13: 9780853747178 | ISBN 10: 0853747172

    This collection of essays opens up the study of ethnic minorities in higher education, shifting attention from underachievement to the conditions of success. The contributors identify and explain recent trends in patterns of achievement and disadvant ... more

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  • Cover image of book Kwanzaa and Me: a Teacher
    Kwanzaa and Me: a Teacher's Story - by Vivian Gussin Paley

    £16.95   paperback   (1996) - ISBN 13: 9780674505865 | ISBN 10: 0674505867

    The author, a kindergarten teacher, sets out to discover the truth about the multi-cultural classroom from those who participate in it. Here are the voices of Black teachers and minority parents, immigrant families, a Native American educator and the ... more

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  • Cover image of book Children of Islam: Teacher
    Children of Islam: Teacher's Guide to Meeting the Needs of Muslim Pupils - by Marie Parker-Jenkins

    £19.99   paperback   (1995) - ISBN 13: 9781858560342 | ISBN 10: 1858560349

    Children of Islam provides an original and timely discussion of the educational needs of Muslim children in Britain. Based on her research conducted in Muslim schools here and abroad, Marie Parker-Jenkins provides insights into the views of practitio ... more

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  • Cover image of book I Am A Promise: School Achievement of British African Caribbeans by Yvonne Channer
    I Am A Promise: School Achievement of British African Caribbeans - by Yvonne Channer

    £19.99   paperback   (1995) - ISBN 13: 9781858560380 | ISBN 10: 1858560381

    This book presents evidence which challenges the persistent myth of black educational underachievement. Channer describes how she gathered her evidence of high achievement and offers in-depth profiles of some subjects, highlighting neglected areas su ... more

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  • Cover image of book Multiple Factors: Classroom Mathematics for Equality and Justice by Sharan-Jeet Shan & Peter Bailey
    Multiple Factors: Classroom Mathematics for Equality and Justice - by Sharan-Jeet Shan & Peter Bailey

    £19.99   paperback   (1991) - ISBN 13: 9780948080302 | ISBN 10: 0948080302

    Filled with examples of exciting and practical mathematics, this book illustrates how teaching methodology, school management and bias in textbooks disadvantages black, working-class and girl students, and how this might be changed. The authors have ... more

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