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ERIC Number: EJ626207
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0882-2840
Taming the Alien Genre: Bringing Science Fiction into the Classroom.
Bucher, Kathrine T.; Manning, M. Lee
ALAN Review, v28 n2 p41-45 Win 2001
Notes the popularity of the science fiction/fantasy genre, and offers a definition of these genres. Discusses teachers' reluctance to read or teach science fiction, but emphasizes its appeal and its usefulness. Discusses how teachers can select and use good science fiction books. Offers a checklist for evaluating such books, and suggests 18 science fiction/fantasy titles for young adults. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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