ERIC Number: EJ619558
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
What about Our Girls? Considering Gender Roles with "Shabanu."
Ruggieri, Colleen A.
English Journal, v90 n3 p48-53 Jan 2001
Argues that the young adult novel "Shabanu" by Suzanne Fisher Staples is a book that can capture students' interest, allow them to experience a strong female protagonist, address social issues around the roles of women, and provide teachers with a rich resource for discussing and cultivating positive views toward women. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A