Diversity in youth literature : opening doors through reading / edited by Jamie Campbell Naidoo and Sarah Park Dahlen

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Subjects: Children's literature, American--Minority authors--History and criticism
Young adult literature, American--Minority authors--History and criticism
Minorities in literature
Multiculturalism in literature
Cultural pluralism in literature
Multicultural education--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 2013
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: xvii, 219 pages ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Editor of compilation : Naidoo, Jamie Campbell
Editor of compilation : Dahlen, Sarah Park, 1979-
Notes: LCCN: 2012020730
ISBN: 9780838911433 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0838911439 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: Voices of experience : promoting acceptance of other cultures / Carol Doll and Kasey Garrison -- Opening doors to understanding : developing cultural competence through youth literature / Eliza Dresang -- African American children's literature : liminal terrains and strategies for selfhood / Ebony Elizabeth Thomas -- Promising portals and safe passages : a review of pre-K-12 Latino/a-themed literature / Ruth Quiroa -- Beyond sari, Hindu monkey god, and Divaali : a critical analysis of South Asian cultures and childhood represented in picture books / Eun Hye Son and Yoo Kyung Sung -- That's so Chamorro : representations of culture in Chamorro realistic fiction / Monique Storie -- Growing mixed/up : multiracial identity in children's and young adult literature / Amina Chaudhri -- The door has never opened for us : the Roma in recent children's fiction for grades 4-6 / Brian W. Sturm and Meghan Gaherty -- Building a core collection : the Muslim experience in English language children's books, September 2001-September 2011 / Anna Nielsen -- Holding out hope : homelessness in children's and young adult literature / Kim Becnel -- How to evaluate children's and young adult books about transracial and transnational Asian adoption / Sarah Park -- Representation in queer children's books : who's in and who's out / Jamie Campbell Naidoo -- Rediscovering Filipino children's literature : Lola Basyang and me / Danilo M. Baylen
OCLC Number: 760990515
ISBN/ISSN: 9780838911433