ERIC Number: EJ624588
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Religions in Fiction for Junior and Senior High Students.
Knafle, June D.
Reading Improvement, v38 n1 p12-21 Spr 2001
Examines current adolescent fiction of award-winning and widely read authors according to religious themes concerning Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Native American religions, African spirit religions, and the occult, supernatural, and New Age. Finds that the portrayal of religions and its adherents is very mixed, depending upon the religion. Concludes that professor and teachers should be aware of these portrayals. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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