ERIC Number: ED417104
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Ties That Bind: Family and Community. First Edition. Our Human Family Series.
This book examines the cultural universal of family and community from a multicultural perspective. The text is written for juveniles, and includes many color photographs. Chapters include: (1) "Families Are Everywhere"; (2) "The Americas"; (3) "Africa"; (4) "Europe and the Middle East"; (5) "Asia"; and (6) "Australia and the South Pacific." The volume concludes with a glossary and a 12-item list of further reading suggestions. (EH)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Childrens Literature, Community, Community Influence, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Context, Elementary Education, Family Characteristics, Family History, Family Life, Family (Sociological Unit), Foreign Countries, Multicultural Education, Nonformal Education, Social Studies, Sociocultural Patterns
Blackbirch Press, Inc., 260 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525, telephone: 203-387-7525.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Museum of Natural History, CO.
Note: For related items in this series, see SO 028 371-374.