ERIC Number: EJ403616
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Multicultural Education: The Opening of the American Mind.
Kissen, Rita M.
English Education, v21 n4 p211-18 Dec 1989
Describes a course for undergraduate elementary education majors on children's literature of emerging nations, aiming to make students (1) aware of their unquestioned cultural assumptions; (2) aware of the value of cultures different from, and opposed to, their own; and (3) think critically about culture, basing their values on understanding rather than prejudice. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A