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ERIC Number: EJ612134
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-1056-0300
Learning about World Cultures through Folktales.
Fuhler, Carol J.; Farris, Pamela J.; Hatch, Lynda
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v11 n1 p23-25 Sep-Oct 1998
Explores folktales from China, Africa, and Russia suggesting ways to utilize them in the social studies classroom as a means to teaching children about other cultures. Warns that when using folktales it is important to explain that the folktales do not bear a one-to-one relationship with present-day societies. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Africa; China; Russia