ERIC Number: ED162028
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Crossing Cultures--Third World Women. A Book of Materials, Activities, and Ideas for the Classroom Teacher.
This resource bibliography includes and briefly discusses activities and instructional materials on the lives of women in the non-European/non-white world, suitable for use in elementary and secondary school rooms. The books, films, and other materials give a sampling of ideas and contributions often overlooked in middle-class America (for example, costume, architecture, food, and lifestyles from other countries). Arrangement is by three main categories. The "lifestyle" section addresses lives in different eras and places in the world. The"makers" section includes material on economics, technology, manufacturing, arts/crafts and products made by hand. "Notable Third World Women" includes resources on artists, entertainers, writers, politicians, businesswomen and abolitionists. A list of publishers is also included. (Author/KR)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Rutgers, The State Univ., New Brunswick, NJ. Training Inst. for Sex Desegregation of the Public Schools.