"Key features of this two-volume encyclopedia about the education of African Americans include: highlighting individuals, organizations and publications with significant impact; discussions of curriculum, theories, and alternative models of education; addresssing the topics of gender and sexual orientation, religion, and the media."
"With 695 signed entries with cross-references and recommended readings, this encyclopedia presents research and statistics, case studies and best practices, policies and programs at pre- and post-secondary levels, mainly in the United States but also in nations around the world, all intricately connected."
Call Number: UCF ONLINE General Collection LC5115.I57 2007
"Deals with the universality of the problematics with urban education, together with the importance of understanding the local, or situated, context of improvement interventions. This book focuses on the interrogation of both the social and political factors that lead to different problem posing and subsequent solutions within each region."
"The 'Encyclopedia' provides an introduction to the social and cultural foundations of education. The first two volumes consist of A-Z entries, featuring essays representing the major disciplines including philosophy, history, and sociology, and a third volume is made up of documentary, photographic, and visual resources."
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LC196.H364 2013
""This handbook illustrates how education scholars employ Critical Race Theory (CRT) as a framework to bring attention to issues of race and racism in education."
The Palgrave Handbook of Race & Ethnic Inequalities in Education
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LC212.P35 2014
"This authoritative, state-of-the-art reference work provides the first systematic review to date of how sociologists have studied the relationship between race/ethnicity and educational inequality in eighteen different national contexts: Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Cyprus, Finland, France, England, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Russia, South Africa, the Netherlands and the USA."
The Praeger Handbook of Latino Education in the U. S.
Call Number: UCF Main Library General Collection - 3rd Floor -- LC2669.P73 2007
Catalog of library collections from the U.S. and around the world. The world's most comprehensive bibliography, with millions of records for books, periodicals, and other materials in 370 languages and covering information from 4,000 years of knowledge.