Book Title: Understanding Human Differences: Multicultural Education for a Diverse America, 3rd Edition (Myeducationlab Series)
Author: Kent L. Koppelman
For Multicultural Education/Diversity as well as General Education courses Understanding Human Differences
is the best single text for introducing students to the study of diversity in Twenty-First Century America and provides a clear conceptual framework for teaching about diversity.The author uses clear examples, lucid language, and engaging activities to involve students in thinking through fundamental ideas that ground their understanding of diversity.
The author investigates three converging elements in his examination of human differences: individual attitudes and behaviors, cultural expectations, and institutional policies and practices. This examination provides the basis for the conceptual organization of the text.