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Debating Diversity

by Jan Blommaert

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Published by Taylor & Francis Inc in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL24256288M
ISBN 100203203569
OCLC/WorldCa191853097

Book description: Debating Diversity Blommaert Jan Verschueren Jef Full Version could be the ideal textbooks for the reading selection and has been opinions from the is the largest community for audience and the easiest way to share experiences with countless people internationally for. Debate is a process that involves formal discussion on a particular topic. In a debate, opposing arguments are put forward to argue for opposing viewpoints. Debate occurs in public meetings, academic institutions, and legislative assemblies. It is a formal type of discussion, often with a moderator and an audience, in addition to the debate participants.

  Children’s Books That Tackle Race and Ethnicity By MARIA RUSSO SEPT. 23, The movement calling for more diversity in children’s books has been gaining momentum in the last couple of years. Get this from a library! Debating diversity: analysing the discourse of tolerance. [Jan Blommaert; Jef Verschueren] -- An analysis of the rhetoric of the 'tolerant majority' - those who view themselves as being open to a diverse society - a rhetoric that is prevalent throughout the news media and political world.

The conversation around diversity and inclusion has been buzzing since Nancy Larrick’s article, “The All-White World of Children’s Books,” was published on Sept. 11, in The Saturday Review. However, it’s kicked into much higher gear due to changing demographics, the call to action in Walter Dean Myers’s landmark article (“Where are the People of Color in Children’s Books.   The demand for vibrant, thoughtful children's books that celebrate the multicultural society we live in has never been greater. What better way to help children learn at an early age that the world is filled with many different kinds of people than through the magic of books? Children love reading bAuthor: Molly Schoemann-Mccann.


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