Bridging Cultures (Ethnic Services In The Libraries Of New York State)
Read Online

Bridging Cultures (Ethnic Services In The Libraries Of New York State)

  • 361 Want to read
  • ·
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by New York Library Association .
Written in English


  • Sociology,
  • New York (State),
  • General,
  • Public libraries,
  • Cultural programs,
  • Libraries and immigrants,
  • Libraries and minorities

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsIrina A. Kuharets (Editor), Brigid A. Cahalan (Editor), Fred J. Gitner (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages230
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8384436M
ISBN 100931658489
ISBN 109780931658488

Download Bridging Cultures (Ethnic Services In The Libraries Of New York State)


detail based on academic scholarship, the book guides the reader in building their own cultural bridges between their scientific world and the world of an Indigenous community; bridges that lead to a culturally responsive science classroom. These cross-cultural capabilities can be applied to multicultural classrooms in urban Size: 2MB. Bridging Cultures in Early Care and Education: A Training Module is a resource designed to help pre-service and in-service early childhood educators, including infant-toddler caregivers, understand the role of culture in their programs. It is also intended for professionals who work with children and their families in a variety of other roles, such as social workers, special educators, . Bridging Cultures Group Inc. provides tailored academic support to K – 12 schools through professional development and cultural diversity training for the public and private sector, as well as public speaking. We are ready to speak at your school, university, and events to bring cultural awareness and opportunity. Bridging Cultures Project The Bridging Cultures Project was created to support teachers to use cultural knowledge to increase the educational success of their students. To achieve this goal, a group of professional researchers collaborated with a group of teacher-researchers beginning in Fall in an action research project.

The Arts of the Book and Miniature Painting. Made first on parchment and later on paper, illuminated manuscripts and miniature paintings have lively scenes that provide fascinating windows onto the Muslim world of the past. The Islamic Art Spots are part of the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys collection. They can be viewed as a.   Bridging Cultures: Indigenous and Scientific Ways of Knowing Nature Paperback – Aug. 15 by Glen Aikenhead (Author), Herman Michell (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 4 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from 5/5(1). Bridging Cultures book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Readings for Bridging Cultures: Teacher Education Module. Providing supporting research, theories, and background information to the Bridging Cultures: Teacher Education Module, this collection of readings is highly recommended for presenters, education students, and other audiences as an adjunct to Module materials. $

The Bridging Cultures initiative encompassed a broad array of themes and programming informed by the best in humanities research and scholarly insight. As part of its Bridging Cultures initiative, NEH collaborated with the American Library Association (ALA) to present Muslim Journeys, a multi-faceted effort to bring humanities programming aboutFile Size: 1MB. Bridging global Cultures. India is a land of contrast, where the images one sees are as diverse as the country itself. Mark Twain wrote in his book, Following the Equator, “The land of dreams and romance, of splendor and rags, of palaces and hovels, the country of a hundred nations and a hundred tongues, of a thousand religions and two.   Bridging Cultures. Intercultural Mediation in Literature, Linguistics and the Arts. Bridging Culture aims at providing a framework and a set of theoretical reflections towards a larger vision of the field, presenting mediation as a particular form of critical intervention within the different domains of the humanities. The contributions in.   Bridging Cultures: Teacher Education Module is a professional development resource for teacher educators and staff developers to help preservice and in-service teachers become knowledgeable about cultural differences and understand ways of bridging the expectations of school settings with those of the home. In a nonthreatening, cognitively Brand: Taylor And Francis.