World Through Children's Books / Edition 1

World Through Children's Books / Edition 1

by Susan Stan, Betsy Hearne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0810841983

ISBN-13: 9780810841987

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc

A valuable and easy-to-use tool for librarians, teachers and others seeking to promote international understanding through children's literature. The annotated bibliography, organized geographically by world region and country, describes nearly 700 books representing 73 countries. Designed as a companion volume to Carl Tomlinson's Children's Books from Other

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A valuable and easy-to-use tool for librarians, teachers and others seeking to promote international understanding through children's literature. The annotated bibliography, organized geographically by world region and country, describes nearly 700 books representing 73 countries. Designed as a companion volume to Carl Tomlinson's Children's Books from Other Countries, it includes international children's books published between 1996 and 2000, as well as selected American books set in countries other than the United States. Sponsored by the United States Board for Young People (USBBY).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780810841987
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Sales rank:
1,039,103
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Foreword Chapter 2 Preface Part 3 Part I: International Children's Literature Chapter 4 1. An Overview of International Children's Literature Chapter 5 2. Books as Bridges Part 6 Part 2: Bibliography Chapter 7 About the Bibliography Chapter 8 3. Latin America and the Caribbean Chapter 9 Argentina Chapter 10 Bolivia Chapter 11 Brazil Chapter 12 Chile Chapter 13 Colombia Chapter 14 Cuba Chapter 15 Dominican Republic Chapter 16 Ecuador (Galapago Islands) Chapter 17 El Savador Chapter 18 Guatemala Chapter 19 Haiti Chapter 20 Jamaica Chapter 21 Mexico Chapter 22 Nicaragua Chapter 23 Peru Chapter 24 Puerto Rico Chapter 25 Trinidad Chapter 26 Venezuela Chapter 27 Latin America—Mixed or Unspecified Settings Chapter 28 4. Canada and the Far North Chapter 29 5. Asia Chapter 30 Afghanistan Chapter 31 Cambodia Chapter 32 China Chapter 33 India Chapter 34 Indonesia (Bali) Chapter 35 Japan Chapter 36 North Korea and South Korea Chapter 37 Laos Chapter 38 Pakistan Chapter 39 Philippines Chapter 40 Thailand Chapter 41 Tibet Chapter 42 Vietnam Chapter 43 Asia—Regional Chapter 44 6. North Africa and the Middle East Chapter 45 Egypt Chapter 46 Iraq Chapter 47 Israel & Palestine Chapter 48 Lebanon Chapter 49 Morocco Chapter 50 North Africa—Regional Chapter 51 7. Africa South of the Sahara Chapter 52 Cameroon Chapter 53 Democratic Republic of Congo Chapter 54 Ethiopia Chapter 55 Ghana Chapter 56 Kenya Chapter 57 Liberia Chapter 58 Nigeria Chapter 59 Sierra Leone Chapter 60 South Africa Chapter 61 Sudan Chapter 62 Tanzania Chapter 63 Zimbabwe Chapter 64 Africa—Regional Chapter 65 8. Australia and New Zealand Chapter 66 Australia Chapter 67 New Zealand Chapter 68 9. Europe Chapter 69 Austria Chapter 70 Belgium Chapter 71 Czech Republic Chapter 72 Denmark Chapter 73 Finland Chapter 74 France Chapter 75 Germany Chapter 76 Greece Chapter 77 Hungary Chapter 78 Republic of Ireland Chapter 79 Italy Chapter 80 Lithuania Chapter 81 The Netherlands Chapter 82 Norway Chapter 83 Poland Chapter 84 Russia Chapter 85 Slovak Republic Chapter 86 Spain Chapter 87 Sweden Chapter 88 Switzerland Chapter 89 United Kingdom Chapter 90 Yugoslavia Chapter 91 10. Global Chapter 92 Multinational Books Chapter 93 Geography Series Part 94 Part III: Resources Chapter 95 11. Children's Book Awards Chapter 96 12. Organizations Chapter 97 13. Publishers Chapter 98 14. Sources for Foreign-Language and Bilingual Books Chapter 99 Author/Illustrator/Translator Index Chapter 100 Title Index Chapter 101 Subject Guide Chapter 102 About the Editor

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