ERIC Number: EJ580324
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
An Exploration of the Uses of Children's Books as an Approach for Enhancing Cultural Diversity.
Pardeck, John T.; Pardeck, Jean A.
Early Child Development and Care, v147 p25-31 Aug 1998
Offers strategies for using children's books as tools for teaching able-bodied children about the unique needs of children with disabilities and how disabilities are an important aspect of cultural diversity. Notes five genres for conducting bibliotherapy: fiction, nonfiction, self-help books, fairy tales, and picture books. Provides an annotated list of children's books focusing on the topic of disabilities. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue on "Children and Diversity."