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ERIC Number: EJ667292
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-1068-3844
Increasing Multicultural Awareness through Teaching the Works of Anzia Yezierska.
Schaffer, Deborah
Multicultural Education, v10 n3 p14-18 Spr 2003
Recommends incorporating the works of author Anzia Yezierska into high school and college courses in order to increase students' multicultural awareness and tolerance of diversity. Notes that in five novels and many short stories, she raises cultural, gender, and religious issues still relevant today. Themes in her works include obedience to parents, the value of assimilation, fighting social injustice, gender, Judaism, and language. (SM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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