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Title Multicultural issues in literacy research and practice / edited by Arlette Ingram Willis ... [et al.].
Published Mahwah, N.J. : L. Erlbaum Associates, 2003.
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 Floor3  LC151 .M85 2003    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 309 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Introduction. Giving voice to multicultural literacy research and practice / Georgia Earnest GarcĂ­a -- Finding Esmerelda's shoes : a case study of a young bilingual child's responses to literature / Eurydice Bouchereau Bauer -- Examining children's biliteracy in the classroom / Joel Dworin -- Headwoman's blues : small group reading and the interactions of culture, gender, and ability / Shuaib J. Meacham -- Fostering collaboration between home and school through curriculum development : perspectives of three Appalachian children / Rosary Lalik, LaNette Dellinger, Richard Druggish --Telling the people's stories : literacy practices and processes in a Navajo community school / Teresa L. McCarty, Galena Sells Dick -- Multicultural views of literacy learning and teaching / Lee Gunderson, Jim Anderson -- Spanish in Latino picture storybooks in English : its use and textual effects / Rosalinda B. Barrera, Ruth E. Quiroa, Rebeca Valdivia -- From the mountain to the mesa : scaffolding preservice teachers' knowledge about the cultural contexts of literacy / Sally M. Oran -- English as a second language, literacy development in mainstream classrooms : application of a model for effective practice / Diane M. Truscott, Susan Watts-Taffe -- Assessing and assisting performance of diverse learners : a view of responsive teaching in action / Robert Rueda, Erminda Garcia -- The implementation of a multicultural literacy program in fourth- and fifth-grade classrooms / Margaret A. Moore-Hart, Barbara J. Diamond, John R. Knapp -- Pitfalls and potential : multicultural literature and teacher study groups / Frances A. Levin, Michael W. Smith, Dorothy S. Strickland -- Afterword / Arlette Ingram Willis, Violet J. Harris.
Subject Literacy -- Social aspects -- United States.
Multicultural education -- United States.
Related Names Willis, Arlette Ingram.
ISBN 0805832416 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0805832408 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 48256550