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ERIC Number: EJ298292
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Use of Folktales in the Development of Multicultural Literature for Children.
Chan, Ivy
TESL Talk, v15 n1-2 p19-28 Win-Spr 1984
Discusses the rationale for the development of multicultural literature for children via stories that portray people from different ethnic backgrounds, or stories that are derived from other cultures. Presents some of this new literature, emphasizing its strengths and weaknesses, and suggests ways to ensure authenticity, particularly in the use of folktales. (SL)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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