ERIC Number: EJ612765
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Clue in the Old Book: Relating Adolescent Fiction to American Culture.
Parry, Sally E.
Exercise Exchange, v45 n2 p8-10 Spr 2000
Describes how students in a course on adolescent literature read one book each week from an adolescent series related to a particular theme or time period. Shows how, by reading through a historical and cultural perspective, students learn about changing cultural attitudes and expectations toward adolescents. (SR)
Descriptors: Adolescent Literature, Childhood Attitudes, Class Activities, Cultural Context, English Instruction, Higher Education, Language Arts, Literature Appreciation, Social Attitudes, United States History
Reich College of Education, Appalachian State University, P.O. Box 32038, Boone, NC 28608-2038.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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