Venture into Cultures: A Resource Book of Multicultural Materials and Programs / Edition 2

Venture into Cultures: A Resource Book of Multicultural Materials and Programs / Edition 2

by Olga R. Kuharets, Ethnic and Multicultural Information Exchange Round Table
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838935133

ISBN-13: 9780838935132

Pub. Date: 05/28/2001

Publisher: American Library Association

This guide to multicultural programming and collection development for schools and libraries offers suggestions for including African, Caribbean, Indian, Jewish-American, Korean, Latin American, Middle Eastern, Native American, and Russian perspectives and materials. Each chapter focuses on a single cultural or ethnic group, with a short essay, a list of recommended

Overview

This guide to multicultural programming and collection development for schools and libraries offers suggestions for including African, Caribbean, Indian, Jewish-American, Korean, Latin American, Middle Eastern, Native American, and Russian perspectives and materials. Each chapter focuses on a single cultural or ethnic group, with a short essay, a list of recommended children's books (and other materials), and program ideas. Contributors are librarians, community advocates, and scholars of ethnic studies.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838935132
Publisher:
American Library Association
Publication date:
05/28/2001
Edition description:
SECOND
Pages:
125
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacev
Introduction: Confronting Diversity in a Homogeneous Environmentvii
1Africa1
Recommended Materials3
Program Ideas9
Websites10
Resources11
2Caribbean12
Recommended Materials13
Program Ideas22
Websites25
Resources26
3India28
Recommended Materials30
Program Ideas36
Websites39
Resources40
4Jewish-American41
Recommended Materials41
Program Ideas48
Websites51
Resources51
5Korea53
Recommended Materials54
Program Ideas57
Websites59
Resources60
6Latino Culture61
Recommended Materials61
Program Ideas69
Websites71
7Middle East73
Recommended Materials74
Program Ideas79
Websites81
8Native American Culture82
Recommended Materials82
Program Ideas93
Websites94
Resources95
9Russia97
Recommended Materials98
Program Ideas103
Websites111
Resources112
Bibliography113
Contributors115
Index117

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