ERIC Number: EJ536745
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching about Chicago's Filipino Americans.
Posadas, Barbara M.
OAH Magazine of History, v10 n4 p38-45 Sum 1996
Presents a two- to three-day teaching unit examining the collective life experience of Filipinos who arrived in Chicago (Illinois) before 1935. Provides historical background on Filipino immigration and their experience in Chicago. Informational handouts include newspaper accounts, cartoons, statistics, and personal accounts, followed by discussion questions. (MJP)
Descriptors: Community Characteristics, Cultural Interrelationships, Cultural Pluralism, Cultural Traits, Culture Contact, Economic Development, Economic Impact, Ethnic Discrimination, Ethnic Groups, Ethnocentrism, Filipino Americans, Immigrants, Instructional Materials, Metropolitan Areas, Multicultural Education, Social Integration, Social Mobility, Socioeconomic Influences, Undergraduate Study, United States History, World War II
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Illinois (Chicago)