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ERIC Number: ED112364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 311
Abstractor: N/A
Good Reading for the Disadvantaged Reader. Multi-Ethnic Resources.
Spache, George D.
The focus of this book is on improving reading instruction among disadvantaged minority groups through the language experience approach. Four chapters contain discussions of self-concept, the growth of self-concept, reading instruction and the disadvantaged, and adult literacy. The other 16 chapters consist of bibliographies on the heritage of black Americans--from Africa and other countries; the American heritage of the black American; the black American today; the American Indian background and history; the American Indian today; the Eskimo and Alaska; inner city life; Mexican-American and migrant workers; orientals; Puerto Ricans; social science; reading improvement; materials for instructional units in art, music, literature, and human relations among minority groups; audiovisual resources; professional resources; and materials for basic education of adult illiterates and school dropouts. Appendixes include an author and title index, a title and author index, and lists of publishers' names and addresses. (JM)
Garrard Publishing Company, 1607 N. Market, Champaign, Illinois 61820 ($5.75 paper)
Publication Type: Books
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