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Culturally contested pedagogy [electronic resource] : battles of literacy and schooling between mainstream teachers and Asian immigrant parents / Guofang Li ; with a foreword by Lee Gunderson.

By: Li, Guofang, 1972-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: SUNY series, power, social identity, and education: Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, c2006Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 265 p.) : ill.ISBN: 1423747895 (electronic bk.); 9781423747895 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Asian Americans -- Education -- United States | Asians -- Education -- Canada | Children of immigrants -- Education -- United States | Children of immigrants -- Education -- Canada | Literacy -- Social aspects -- United States | Literacy -- Social aspects -- Canada | Parent-teacher relationships -- United States | Parent-teacher relationships -- Canada | EDUCATION -- Students & Student LifeGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Culturally contested pedagogy.DDC classification: 371.829/95/073 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Literacy instruction and cross-cultural discourses -- The city, the school, and the families -- Literacy and culture battles: teacher beliefs and parent perspectives -- Beginning forays in the battles: Sandy, Anthony, Kevin, and Alana -- Living through the battles: Billy, Andy, Jake, and Tina -- Understanding the battles of literacy and culture: conflicts and complexities -- Learning from the battles: toward a pedagogy of culrutal reciprocity.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-253) and index.

Literacy instruction and cross-cultural discourses -- The city, the school, and the families -- Literacy and culture battles: teacher beliefs and parent perspectives -- Beginning forays in the battles: Sandy, Anthony, Kevin, and Alana -- Living through the battles: Billy, Andy, Jake, and Tina -- Understanding the battles of literacy and culture: conflicts and complexities -- Learning from the battles: toward a pedagogy of culrutal reciprocity.

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