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ERIC Number: EJ619560
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0013-8274
Prejudice and Pride: Japanese Americans in the Young Adult Novels of Yoshiko Uchida.
McDiffett, Danton
English Journal, v90 n3 p60-65 Jan 2001
Discusses five books for young adults by author Yoshiko Uchida. Notes that these books, accessible to children in grades 5 and above, describe the prejudice against Japanese Americans, internment camps, and upheaval, sorrow, and anger spawned by the American government's racist actions. Shows how the books can prompt discussions about cultural differences, prejudice, friendship, and governmental responsibility towards citizens. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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