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ERIC Number: EJ633859
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0040-5841
When "Jerry Springer" Visits Your Classroom: Teaching Latina Literature in a Contested Ground.
Medina, Carmen
Theory into Practice, v40 n3 p198-204 Sum 2001
Demonstrates how drama can highlight the complex process of readers' interpretations of texts, describing a study of Latina literature in a diverse fifth grade classroom. Results show how the Latina teacher-researcher read her students' interpretations of Latina cultural perspectives while also reading her as a Latina teacher-researcher. Results also highlight the ever-present discrimination in students' worlds. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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