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ERIC Number: EJ453633
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0037-7996
Street Festivals in the Caribbean: Geography Lessons for Elementary Teachers.
Lockledge, Ann
Social Studies, v83 n1 p17-20 Jan-Feb 1992
Describes holiday celebrations in the Caribbean as important contemporary social events with historical, geographical, and cultural significance. Discusses the origins, development, and customs of the major Caribbean street festivals. Suggests that the holidays can combine all social science disciplines into focus and emphasize the geographic themes of location, place, relationships, movement, and region. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A