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PProfessor Sinagatullin believes well-built multicultural lecture room is essential to lowering racial, ethnic, spiritual, type, and gender prejudices. This booklet explores problems with variety in a rural environment and introduces the reader to problems with folks pedagogy and enthopedagogy that experience formerly remained unexplored.

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Scientists and practicing educators’ viewpoints on the phenomenon of giftedness vary. Some claim that a person can have a special talent only in limited areas, or even in only one area (Vygotsky, 1991), while others assume that giftedness characterizes the entire person (Leytes, 1971; Matushkin, 1989; Gilbukh, Garnets, and Korobko, 1990). Giftedness is being investigated in many countries, and consequently gifted children are supported to a corresponding extent. However, evidence indicates that gifted children are not provided with the care they need on the local and federal levels (Fai, 2000; Horst, 2000).

In 1893, J. Bade1 in Great Britain opened the first school for boys and girls. Similar schools were organized in France, Germany,Austria, and Switzerland (Dzurinsky, 1999a). Male-female relations often differ across cultures. For example, in Asian countries an open public display of affection between men and women through kissing or other forms of body contact is disapproved. Even husbands and wives avoid body contact in public. Children are also not allowed to touch the hands of the opposite sex.

Since the mid-nineteenth century, an explosion of knowledge has occurred that is unprecedented in previous recorded history. The past century and a half has seen the invention of the telephone, automobile, radio, airplane, automatic weapons, Earth-orbiting satellites, manned spaceship, atomic weapons, television, and computers. The modern telephone with a digital answering machine can record callers’ voices. Mobile phones can receive the voices of our colleagues from the dense jungles of South America and the hottest deserts of North Africa.

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