ERIC Number: EJ555306
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Accuracy in Biographies for Children.
Lechner, Judith V.
New Advocate, v10 n3 p229-42 Sum 1997
Explores some of the threats to accuracy in biographies for children. Illustrates how carelessness and oversimplification, inadequate data, unreliable sources, and social mores and taboos can lead to inaccuracies in this genre. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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