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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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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