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Education policy and the representation of minority interests
Lynch, John J.
Thesis (M. Sc. (Social Policy, Planning and Administration)) - University of Ulster, 1990.
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Book Description The Under-Representation of Black and Minority Ethnic Educators in Education evidences that discrimination on an individual, institutional and structural level is still experienced in the leadership of children’s learning.
Minorities and Representation in American Politics is the first book of its kind to examine underrepresented minorities with a framework based on four types of representation—descriptive, formalistic, symbolic, and substantive. Through this lens, author Rebekah Herrick looks at race, ethnic, gender, and sexual minorities not in isolation but.
The research that connects minority and women’s descriptive representation to policy influence assumes that minority and women representatives are stronger advocates for minority Author: Michiko Ueda. It theorizes that descriptive representation of minorities leads to improved responsiveness to minority interests contingent on the percentage of minority representatives, the proportion of minorities in the district, level of party fragmentation among minority representatives, their political incorporation, and the electoral competitiveness of Cited by: 2.
A minority interest is ownership or interest of less than 50% of an enterprise. Minority interests generally range between 20% and 30%, and stakeholders have very little say or influence in the. We then multiply this book value by % – 90% = 10%, which is the percentage of PCP owned by minority shareholders, to arrive at the minority interest value of $ million to be reported on.
Race and Education Policy. Jennifer L. Hochschild and Francis X. Shen. March 4, For Oxford Handbook on Racial and Ethnic Politics in America, edited by Mark Sawyer, David Leal and Taeku Lee. Oxford University Press, forthcoming A complex mix of new and old race politics shapes contemporary education policy.
The disproportionate representation of minority students in special education is a critical and enduring problem that has been consistent over time. Possible causes of disproportionate special education representation are psychometric test bias, socio-demographic factors, unequal opportunity in general education (the most consistent.
Conceptual Note. A conceptual issue arises regarding the valuation of the minority interest in the net assets of a subsidiary when the parent paid more than the book value of the subsidiary’s net assets on the date of acquisition: 1. Should the minority interest reﬂect the book values on the subsidiary’s books, or 2.
Focusing on racial and ethnic minority concerns, this book shows that the context of political protest has served as a signal for political preferences. As pro-minority rights behavior grew and anti-minority rights actions declined, politicians learned from minority protest and responded when they felt emboldened by stronger informational cues.
POVERTY AND EDUCATION: FINDING THE WAY FORWARD 5 • Minority students disproportionately attend schools that are segregated by race and income. For example, 38 and 43 percent of Black and Hispanic students, respectively, attend schools that have a student body that is composed of 90 to percent minority students.
INEQUALITY AND ACHIEVEMENT. The concentration of minority students in high-minority schools facilitates inequality. Nearly two-thirds of “minority” students attend predominantly minority schools, and one-third of black students attend intensely segregated schools (90% or more minority enrollment), most of which are in central cities (Schofield,p.
Uneven Roads helps students grasp how, when, and why race and ethnicity matter in U.S. politics. Using the metaphor of a road, with twists, turns, and dead ends, this incisive text takes students on a journey to understanding political racialization and the roots of modern interpretations of race and ethnicity.
His book Oversight: Representing the Interests of Blacks and Latinos in Congress examined the impact of racial and ethnic diversity within Congress. Many political science studies in the early to mids found that increasing the number of African American and Latino legislators did not improve the substantive representation of minority.
Female and minority representation on the director compensation committee and the existence of a board diversity policy attenuates this effect. View full-text Discover more.
14 hours ago Party strategists pay a lot of attention to redrawing district maps — and hope you won’t bother to think about it. By Thomas B. Edsall Mr. Edsall contributes a weekly column from Washington, D. In the private sector, 87 percent of senior-level executives are white, CUPA-HR said.
That means members of minority groups are underrepresented in both higher education and private industry leadership. Minority representation among higher education administrations has been slowly rising over the last 15 years.
China’s ethnic minority policy encountered severe setback during the Cultural Revolution ( - ). During the time, Chair Mao attributed ethnic conflict to class conflict and attacked the ethnic minority policy for its perception of taking minority as backward people (Hansenp.
17). Ethnic minority policy was. Legislation, regulations, guidance, and other policy documents can be found here for the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), and other topics. Please note that in the U.S., the federal role in education is limited.
Because of the Tenth Amendment, most education policy is decided at the state and local levels. The most comprehensive treatment to date of racial representation in Congress, this book makes novel contributions by focusing on the relative—in addition to the absolute—representation of minority interests and by using several measures of racial equality in the Senate as well as the House.” David Canon.
Education: a process of evaluating the content of the school text books needs to be initiated to purge them of explicit and implicit content that may impart inappropriate social values, especially religious intolerance. Need to ensure that all children in the age group have access to free and high quality education.
General Overviews. There are various texts that examine racial and ethnic minority groups in the American political system. Of particular importance, McClain and StewartGarciaWilkins and StarkWalton and SmithChangand Shaw, et al.
provide sociopolitical examinations of African Americans, Latinos, Asian Americans. Ethnicity, Race, and Support for Minority Group Interests. Ethnicity is commonly defined as a set of descent-based individual characteristics that are either difficult or impossible to change, such as skin color, nationality, or primary language (Chandra,; Birnir, ).Note that this definition refers to skin color—often seen as a key characteristic of race in.
These conditions were “reasonable and cannot be said to be taking away any of the constitutional rights of minority institutions”, the court added.
It asserted that these were intended to bring transparency in professional education, and to “ensure fairness in the selection, recognition of merit, and the interests of the students”.
: Minority Students in Special and Gifted Education (): National Research Council, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences, Committee on Minority Representation in Special Education, Cross, Christopher T., Donovan, M.
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Minority Representation in Higher Education: The Impact of Population Heterogeneity. By Mentzer, Marc S. in which black interests have been perceived to conflict with those of Asian Americans |5, 8, 9~. In those situations, an approach to admissions based solely on test scores and high-school grades would cause blacks to lose admissions.
In fact, it is so tiring that this phenomenon has been described in the literature as the minority tax: the additional responsibilities placed on minority faculty to achieve diversity. Once hired, whether explicit or implicitly stated, there is an expectation to represent your otherness broadly across the institution for the good of the.
of its revision of policies, practices, and procedures used in identification, placement or discipline of children with disabilities (described under 34 CFR §(b)(1)). Conclusion The disproportionate representation of minority students in special education is an important issue for States to address.
1 day ago This Picture Says It All: Two‐ Party Polarization Is a Threat to Liberty. Escalating partisan incentives have undermined things libertarians care deeply about: constitutional limits on. Identify all potential conflicts of interest that might be relevant to your comment.
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One of the first books to compare the representation of both African Americans and Latinos to that of whites, Minority Report shows that congressional decisions and federal policy tend to mirror the preferences of whites as a group and as individuals better than the preferences of either minority group, even after accounting for income.
In Disproportionate Minority Contact, Parsons-Pollard provides a broad look at DMC and the complexities of attempting to reduce its edited volume features the writings of prominent scholars and practitioners in the field who provide a well-organized and wide-ranging review of the literature, case studies, and current policies and practices impacting disparate.
Education Law Center, Inc. (ELC) is a not-for-profit, public-interest law firm specializing in reform of the public elementary and secondary school systems in New Jersey. Founded inELC provides free legal assistance to parents, students, their organizations, and concerned individuals who encounter individual or system problems in public.
Francy's research interests center around gender, race, and minority representation, especially issues pertaining to Latinos. She is currently working on a project about empathy and support for immigration policy with her UM advisor, Nick Valentino.
She aspires to become a tenured professor and continue her research about Latinos. In the paper, Wang argues that affirmative action policies designed to increase minority representation in medical schools and cardiovascular training programs result in unqualified applicants. Yet numerous studies demonstrate that racial and ethnic diversity in state legislatures can result in very significant policy changes on behalf of minority interests.
In particular, when powerful leadership positions go to minority legislators—especially to women of color—the prospects improve for legislation to expand access to social.
Disproportionate Minority Contact: Current Issues and Policies focuses on a variety of topics related to minority overrepresentation and disparity in the criminal and juvenile justice systems.
The goal of this edited volume is to provide an assortment of information on overrepresentation and disparity in one collection. InThe Departments of Education and Justice, released a first-ever package of guidance and resource materials intended to ensure greater equity in schools by helping districts and educators to address the overuse of exclusionary discipline and disproportionate discipline rates for students of color and students with disabilities.
Thus, low representation, high turnover, and attrition among URM and female faculty provide critical challenges that must be addressed (Moreno et al., ). This described diminishing representation in the highest faculty ranks results in fewer role models and less potential for growth into positions of leadership for URM and/or female faculty.Applicants should be an underrepresented minority majoring in a STEM-related subject or a high level of interest in the STEM field.
If selected, there will be verification of minority status via school or other. Required Application Details. Please write a 1,word essay answering the following questions. I signed his book with a flourish: “Love, Kylie K.” to highlight two key Australian policies – immigration and education – that circumscribe the dynamics of the Asian model-minority.