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The Evolution of Deficit Thinking

Educational Thought and Practice

The Evolution of Deficit Thinking by Richard R. Valencia
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Deficit thinking refers to the notion that students, particularly low income minority students, fail in school because they and their families experience deficiencies that obstruct the leaning process (e.g. limited intelligence, lack of motivation, inadequate home socialization). Tracing the evolution of deficit thinking, the authors debunk the pseudo-science and offer more plausible explanations of why students fail.
Taylor and Francis; November 2012
287 pages; ISBN 9781136368431
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Title: The Evolution of Deficit Thinking
Author: Richard R. Valencia