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ERIC Number: EJ508388
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0271-8294
Finding the Balance: Learning to Live in Two Worlds.
Westby, Carol E.; Roman, Rosario
Topics in Language Disorders, v15 n4 p68-88 Aug 1995
After describing the principles of culturally compatible education, the characteristics of Native American and mainstream narrative discourse are compared, and teaching the structure, content, and style of mainstream narratives is advocated. A program designed to facilitate Native American elementary school children's abilities to comprehend and produce mainstream narratives is described. (Author/SW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Theme issue: "The New Narrative Landscape: Interface between Ability and Disability."