ERIC Number: EJ513245
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Constructing Cultural Models through Response to Literature.
English Journal, v84 n6 p87-94 Oct 1995
Defines the term "cultural model" as the set of assumptions a particular group has, or the kinds of goals a group strives for, or the attitudes that shape how one cultural group reacts to another group. Shows how cultural models shape student responses to Richard Pick's short story "I Go Along." Suggests writing assignments that reflect on cultural models. (TB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special section: Multicultural Literature and Multicultural Issues.