ERIC Number: EJ470436
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Cross-Cultural Swapping of Mother and Grandmother Tales in a Tenth Grade Discussion of "The Joy Luck Club."
Athanases, Steven Z.
Communication Education, v42 n4 p282-87 Oct 1993
Offers a narrative based on a real event, in the form of a "docustory," describing that moment when teaching worked--when, in an instructional setting, communication was "perfect,""best," or "excellent." Describes a lively discussion of "The Joy Luck Club" in a tenth-grade literature class, fostering awareness of cultural diversity and cross-cultural appreciation. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: When Teaching "Works": Stories of Communication in Education.