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The Resource Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman

Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman

Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world
Title
Against borders
Title remainder
promoting books for a multicultural world
Statement of responsibility
Hazel Rochman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This excellent work addresses the issues and controversies surrounding multicultural literature. Rochman, who lived under apartheid in South Africa and who is assistant editor for Booklist's youth section believes that books make a difference, Her introduction attempts to put multiculturalism in perspective, The first half of the book consists of thematic essays about literature and culture with examples drawn from a variety of literary works. The second half is an annotated bibliography of fiction, nonfiction and videos about the Holocaust, apartheid, ethnic groups in the United States and issues from other regions around the world. There is a thematic index to the books mentioned in the essays, and a general author-title index. Highly recommended for all secondary schools, for selection, reading guidance and unit planning
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rochman, Hazel
Dewey number
011.62
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children's literature
  • Children
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Minorities
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The perilous journey -- The hero and the monster -- Outsiders -- Friends and enemies -- Lovers and strangers -- Family matters -- Finding the way home -- Racial oppression -- Ethnic U.S.A -- The widening world
Control code
ocm47008901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585349145
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47008901
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
The perilous journey -- The hero and the monster -- Outsiders -- Friends and enemies -- Lovers and strangers -- Family matters -- Finding the way home -- Racial oppression -- Ethnic U.S.A -- The widening world
Control code
ocm47008901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585349145
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)47008901
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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