ERIC Number: EJ644431
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
Reference Count: 0
Inside Picture Books: Where Are the Children of Color?
Joshua, Marilyn B.
Educational Horizons, v80 n3 p125-32 Spr 2002
Analyzes images in fairy tales, negative portrayals of people of color in children's literature in the 1960s-1970s, and retold classics depicting people of color positively in the 1980s-1990s. Calls for transcultural literature that favorably depicts all people and offers suggestions for educators, parents, and publishers. (Contains 33 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme--African American Students in Schools: Research and Effective Instructional Practices.