THE ROLE OF MULTICULTURAL EDUCATION IN PATRIOTIC EDUCATION OF AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
Authors: Y. A. Barylko, S. N. Barylko
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The article deals with the multicultural education in upbringing of
patriotism of American high schools students. Multicultural education includes the
organization and contents of pedagogical process which which presents two or more
cultures and is characterized by linguistic, ethnic, national or racial grounds.
Multicultural education is a basis for patriotic education as education and
upbringing in multi-ethnic communities must include national (ethnic) differences
and should take into consideration the variety of types and values modiley of
pedagogical orientation adequated for vision and needs of different ethnic and
cultural population groups. In American Theory of Education multicultural education
is the basis of patriotic upbringing of American high school students.
Key words: patriotism, patriotic education, multicultural education,
national education, human values, religion, ethnic relations, ethnic minorities,
subcultures, tolerance, American high school students.