ERIC Number: EJ562410
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Visiting South Africa through Children's Literature: Is it Worth the Trip? South African Educators Provide the Answer.
Labbo, Linda D.; Field, Sherry L.
Reading Teacher, v51 n6 p464-75 Mar 1998
Shares South African educators' perspectives on 17 selected picture books about South Africa. Finds that they highly recommend these books. Offers their comments and cautions about the extent to which these books accurately portray life in South Africa. Offers suggestions for teachers who want to use such books to promote awareness and appreciation of the perspectives of other cultures. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: South Africa