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Grant, Nigel – Scottish Educational Review, 1997
Examines the persistence of prejudice, especially about language, at a time when multicultural educational objectives are (apparently) widely accepted. Discusses belief in the "bilingual deficit," views of culture within Scotland, the role of cultural "markers" in religion and language, acculturation in various contexts, and…
Descriptors: Acculturation, Bilingual Education, Educational Needs, Elementary Secondary Education
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Grant, Nigel – Scottish Educational Review, 1992
Throughout history, attempts have been made to use "science" to justify white European and American domination of other racial/ethnic groups and inequities of gender and class. Points out the lack of science and objectivity in the research of Linnaeus, Agassiz, Morton, Broca, Jensen, and Lynn. Suggests implications for antiracist…
Descriptors: Biology, Blacks, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethnic Bias
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Grant, Nigel – Scottish Educational Review, 1981
Uses some of the most thoughtful writers of science fiction as guides to possible future educational needs and developments and offers suggestions as to ways Scotland might adapt and develop its educational system to meet those needs and developments. (CM)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational Planning, Elementary Secondary Education