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economics of our diverse society

Tammie Fischer

economics of our diverse society

lesson plans on economic and social issues for grades 9-12

by Tammie Fischer

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Published by Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Education, University of Missouri - St. Louis in St. Louis, MO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Study and teaching,
  • Multiculturalism,
  • Diversity in the workplace

  • About the Edition

    Goals of this unit are to demonstrate that economics can help students understand complex issues related to diversity and to apply economic analysis to a variety of topics such as immigration, entrepreneurship, poverty, and boycotts and labor strikes.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesCenter for Economic Education Teaching Collection.
    Statementby Tammie Fischer, Mary C. Suiter, William Walstad.
    ContributionsSuiter, Mary C., Walstad, William B., University of Missouri--St. Louis. Center for Entrepreneurship and Economic Education., University of Missouri. Curators
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (loose-leaf) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13636605M
    OCLC/WorldCa52698814

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    The Impact of Political, Economic, and Cultural Forces. By William Julius Wilson. T. hrough the second half of the. s and into the early years of the 21st century, public attention to the plight of poor black Ameri-cans seemed to wane. There was scant media attention to the problem of concen-trated urban poverty (neighborhoods in. In our opinion, this concept is essential to teaching in a culturally diverse society. The Feminist Perspective on Multiculturalism In the feminist perspective, personal experience and values are acknowledged, understood, learned, and made meaningful in the joint process of constructing individual cultural selves that exist in relation to one.

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