The Evolution of Deficit Thinking: Educational Thought and Practice

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Richard R. Valencia
Psychology Press, 1997 - Business & Economics - 270 pages
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Contents

Roots of Deficit Thinking
13
Genetic Pathology Model of Deficit Thinking
41
Cultural and Accumulated Environmental Deficit Models
132
Contemporary Deficit Thinking
160
Democratic Education as an Alternative to Deficit Thinking
211
Arthur Pearl
242
Notes on Contributors
257
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Intellectual and academic development of racial/ethnic minority children; psychometric evaluation of intelligence and achievement tests; social and psychological foundations of minority schooling; minority school failure and success; teacher testing and prospective minority teachers.

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