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Multicultural Education: Books & the Catalog

This LibGuide was created to assist teacher in providing a more culturally diverse educational experience



Library of Congress Subject Heading

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Library of Congress & Subject Terms

The Library of Congress area for Multicultural education (general) is LC1099-1099.5 this is where you can browse the shelves for Multicultural Education books.  When searching the Library Catalog there are several subject headings listed below that you may find helpful. 

Multiculturalism -- United States.
Multicultural education.
Multicultural education -- United States.
Minorities -- Education -- United States.
Linguistic minorities -- Education.
Linguistic minorities -- Education.
Language and culture.
Education -- United States -- Sociological aspects.
Differentiation (Sociology)
Culturally relevant pedagogy 
Critical pedagogy -- United States.
Children of minorities -- Education.