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ERIC Number: EJ634579
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0034-0561
Selecting Intermediate Novels that Feature Characters with Disabilities.
Landrum, Judith
Reading Teacher, v55 n3 p252-58 Nov 2001
Outlines specific criteria for selecting intermediate literature that portrays characters with disabilities. Includes criteria such as plot, character development, and tone. Provides an annotated list of 46 novels published between 1990 and 1999 that feature such characters. Concludes that educators may be able to use this genre as a means to increase students' awareness and acceptance of self and others. (SG)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
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Language: English
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