ERIC Number: EJ464892
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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The Text and Cultural Politics.
Apple, Michael W.
Educational Researcher, v21 n7 p4-11,19 Oct 1992
Discusses ways of approaching text and textbooks as embodiments of a larger process of cultural politics, focusing on the analysis of the relationships involved in their production, contexts, use, and reading. Newer forms of analysis that emphasize the politics of how students actually create meanings around texts are reviewed. (SLD)
Descriptors: Acculturation, Cognitive Processes, Cultural Differences, Cultural Influences, Elementary Secondary Education, Ideology, Knowledge Level, Political Influences, Power Structure, Reader Text Relationship, Student Attitudes, Textbook Bias, Textbook Content, Textbook Preparation, Textbook Publication
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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