The Resource Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman, (electronic resource/)

Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman, (electronic resource/)

Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world
Title
Against borders
Title remainder
promoting books for a multicultural world
Statement of responsibility
Hazel Rochman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This excellent work addresses the issues and controversies surrounding multicultural literature. Rochman, who lived under apartheid in South Africa and who is assistant editor for Booklists youth section believes that books make a difference, Her introduction attempts to put multiculturalism in perspective, The first half of the book consists of thematic essays about literature and culture with examples drawn from a variety of literary works. The second half is an annotated bibliography of fiction, nonfiction and videos about the Holocaust, apartheid, ethnic groups in the United States and issues from other regions around the world. There is a thematic index to the books mentioned in the essays, and a general author-title index. Highly recommended for all secondary schools, for selection, reading guidance and unit planning
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
011.62
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Z1037
  • PN1009.A1
LC item number
.R6 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=45103
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The perilous journey -- The hero and the monster -- Outsiders -- Friends and enemies -- Lovers and strangers -- Family matters -- Finding the way home -- Racial oppression -- Ethnic U.S.A -- The widening world
Control code
ocm47008901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Against borders : promoting books for a multicultural world, Hazel Rochman, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=45103
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 264-276) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The perilous journey -- The hero and the monster -- Outsiders -- Friends and enemies -- Lovers and strangers -- Family matters -- Finding the way home -- Racial oppression -- Ethnic U.S.A -- The widening world
Control code
ocm47008901
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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