ERIC Number: ED057626
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
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Little Miss Muffett Fights Back; Recommended Non-Sexist Books About Girls for Young Readers.
Feminists on Children's Media, New York, NY.
Compiled by Feminists on Children's Media, this bibliography of "non-sexist" children's literature lists 200 titles of both fiction and nonfiction books. Each reference includes the author, publisher, title, and copyright date in addition to a brief synopsis of the story. Other than those books listed under the category of picturebooks, appropriate age ranges are also included for each entry. In addition to the bibliography, descriptive information about the Feminists on Children's Media group goals and rationale is also available. A project which includes tapes, slides, and readings and which examines the influence of sexism in school readers, fiction, and picture books is outlined, and suggestions for helping transform the image of women and girls as currently presented in children's literature are offered. (SH)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, Females, Feminism, Role Perception, Self Actualization, Socialization
Feminists on Children's Media, P.P. BOX 4315, Grand Central Station, New York, N.Y. 10017 (50J plus stamped, self-addressed envelope)
Publication Type: N/A
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Authoring Institution: Feminists on Children's Media, New York, NY.