ERIC Number: EJ596884
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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"Poor Little Things" and "Brave Little Souls": The Portrayal of Individuals with Disabilities in Children's Literature.
Ayala, Emiliano C.
Reading Research and Instruction, v39 n1 p103-17 Fall 1999
Reports on a review of 59 books for young children portraying characters with disabilities. Finds children's books are accurately portraying the diversity of disabilities prevalent today but fail to reflect the cultural and linguistic diversity of society. (NH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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