ERIC Number: EJ608907
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Student Perceptions of the Developing World: Minimizing Stereotypes of the "Other."
Scott, Thomas J.
Social Studies, v90 n6 p262-65 Nov-Dec 1999
Analyzes students' perceptions of the developing world and cultural differences before and after they view photographs of India. Provides ideas for eliminating students' stereotypes and ethnocentric biases about developing countries through cooperative brainstorming activities that instill high-order thinking in students and by having students read works of writers from developing countries. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: India