ERIC Number: EJ291288
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Prior Knowledge and the Quest for New Knowledge: The Third World Dilemma.
Obah, Thelma Y.
Journal of Reading, v27 n2 p129-33 Nov 1983
Argues that when students in Third World nations use foreign materials and encounter a culture-concept gap, their teachers need coping mechanisms that help build up the students' store of background knowledge. (FL)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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