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Causes of the American Civil War

.... In his teens, however, Lane discovered the difference between himself and the white children. Lane was required to work; the white children were not. ....

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The Harlem Renaissance

.... the schools. Like white children, black children were taught that the speech of their fathers was not proper English ... The tales ....

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Children of Color & White Educators

Children of Color & White Educators. Other PeopleÆs Children Part 1 In this collection of essays, Lisa Delpit (1995) provides her ....

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SCHOOL DISCIPLINE PROBLEMS

.... to Lindholm (1987), African-American children have a higher incidence of behavior problems (both in school and in general) than do white children, and these ....

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Education and Schooling

.... is really needed is equality in funding to provide the black children of the inner cities with the same materials and opportunities as white children in the ....

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In Falling Through Space: The Journals of Ellen Gilchrist

.... The African Americans do not appear in photographs in their own right. Instead, they appear as adults or teenagers with small white children. ....

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White Noise

.... It is a family lost in a world of confusion and "white noise," and, especially, in the .... in the mind of the father: I wanted to be near the children, watch them ....

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Don DeLillo's novel White Noise

.... It is a family lost in a world of confusion and "white noise," and, especially, in the .... in the mind of the father: I wanted to be near the children, watch them ....

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The Single Parent and Poverty

.... number of black children living with single-parent families is staggering, @63% for black children, versus only 19% for white children@ (Hopfensberger 1). The ....

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Problems for African Americans in School System

.... In no school that I saw anywhere in the United States were nonwhite children in large numbers truly intermingled with white children (Kozol 3). Kozol also ....

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African Americans in Children's Lit

.... or more African Americans, prompting Pirofski to note: “Integration may be the law of the land, but most of the books children see are all white” (3). Such ....

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Coming of Age in Mississippi

.... classroom with them. . . . Just like all Negroes ain't like me, all white children ain't like Wayne. . . . (153). Moody's wisdom ....

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"Graduation"

.... Donleavy tells these young people that their dreams have to be narrower than would be true for white children, and this came after their achievements had led ....

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Immigration and Culture

.... as "a purely humanitarian gesture to help the politically voiceless." At the same time, it focused exclusively on the welfare of white children, decrying the ....

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Childhood Obesity

.... is children from grades K through 12, since excess weight is now being found in young children: statistics for 2000 show that among white children aged 6-11 ....

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White Noise Introduction- Obsession with death I

.... Only the innocence of children can bring a sense of the religious .... The main theme of Don DeLilloÆs novel White Noise is an obsession with death and how to avoid ....

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Personality Development and Single Parent Families

.... Deutsch (1960) reported differential indices of scholastic achievement for white children and black children even when social class was controlled. ....

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African-American Cultural Issues in Therapy

.... Black children learn at a young age to use restrictive language, language that is specific to certain people and situations, and white children learn a more ....

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The Italian Sonnet

.... It talks about his childhood. It tells of a child trying to be a child, but being separated from the white children. The white children's ....

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Visual Impairment in Children

.... have resulted in misclassifications for ethnic children. In a test of language proficiency, the following subject groups were compared: White normal language ....

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Marketing Fast Food to Children: Analysis

.... inflammation, including white flour, white sugar, saturated fats, trans fats, and processed meats-all foods featured heavily in advertisements to children. ....

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White Noise, by Don DeLillo

.... other settings, underlying this consumer glut is that relentless white noise: I .... of carts, the loudspeaker and coffee-making machines, the cries of children. ....

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African Lit. In College Curric.

.... to more fully understand his or her own culture, heritage and identity, but it also opens a dialogue between black and white children especially questioning ....

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The Social Importance of Education

.... In no school that I saw anywhere in the United States were nonwhite children in large numbers truly intermingled with white children (Kozol 3). Kozol also ....

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White Noise & One Hundred Years of Solitude

.... The "white noise" of the title of DeLillo's novel is essentially a mass of .... image is an image of innocence, the innocence of his sleeping children: I wanted to ....

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Using America's Ideals as the Basis for Equality

.... He projects the image of black and white children playing together freely, and people from all religious backgrounds (Jews and Gentiles, Catholics and ....

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MARTIN LUTHER KING AND MALCOLM X INTRODUCTION

.... shut out from any kind of civilized interaction with whites while the house slaves took care of household chores, brought up the white children, greeted guests ....

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Andrew Johnson and Reconstruction

.... found that black children, despite decades of illiteracy and ignorance, had a passion to learn, could be taught to read as quickly as white children, and could ....

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STANFORD-BINET INTELLIGENCE SCALE

.... and six years old. Among the total of 71 children were 39 white children and 32 black children. Data were analyzed by comparing ....

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The Public School in the Politics of the 1870s

.... Because many people were not willing to accept the idea of white children being educated side-by-side with black children, the Republicans hit a major obstacle ....

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