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ERIC Number: EJ444953
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Dignifying Black Children's Lives.
Hale, Janice E.
Dimensions of Early Childhood, v20 n3 p8-9,40 Spr 1992
Maintains that educators need to dignify the language and cognitive experiences of African-American children. Asserts that African-American culture emphasizes charismatic and stylistic uses of language. Teachers must understand African-American cultural styles if they are to create cultural continuity for African-American children who attend schools dominated by white culture. (BB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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