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ERIC Number: ED199352
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Pages: 110
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-0-930040-33-3
ISSN: N/A
Guidelines for Selecting Bias-Free Textbooks and Storybooks.
Council on Interracial Books for Children, Inc., New York, NY.
These guidelines are meant to assist parents and educators in identifying books for children that are free of sexism, racism, ageism, and classism. Methods for analyzing both storybooks and textbooks for bias are presented. Special emphasis is placed on evaluating basal readers and history texts. A number of evaluative checklists are presented with individual sections that focus on assessing a variety of textbook types. A bibliography and list of materials are included. (MK)
Council on Interracial Books for Children, Inc., 1841 Broadway, New York, NY 10023 ($6.95; 10 or more, $5.55).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council on Interracial Books for Children, Inc., New York, NY.
Identifiers: Age Bias; Handicapism
Note: Some photographs may not reproduce. Not available in paper copy due to institution's restriction.