African American Children

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African-American Children's Stories: A Treasu...

Contents 1. Song: This Little Light of Mine 2. The Magic Bones 3. Song: Down i... Contents 1. Song: This Little Light of Mine 2. The Magic Bones 3. Song: Down in My Heart 4. The Daughter of the Sun and the Moon 5. Song: Go Tell it on the Mountain 6. Good Blanche, Bad Rose, and the Magic Eggs 7. Song: This Train 8. Tortoise, Hare,... more

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African and African American Children's and A...

The essays in this collection discuss multicultural issues in children’s and a... The essays in this collection discuss multicultural issues in children’s and adolescent literature, focusing particularly on African and African American cultures. They challenge our understanding of what, in an age of globalization, multicultural... more

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Suffer the Little Children: Uses of the Past ...

This compelling work examines classic and contemporary Jewish and African Amer... This compelling work examines classic and contemporary Jewish and African American children’s literature. Through close readings of selected titles published since 1945, Jodi Eichler-Levine analyzes what is at stake in portraying religious history for... more

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African and African American Children's and A...

The essays in this collection discuss multicultural issues in children’s and a... The essays in this collection discuss multicultural issues in children’s and adolescent literature, focusing particularly on African and African American cultures. They challenge our understanding of what, in an age of globalization, multicultural... more

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Suffer the Little Children: Uses of the Past ...

This compelling work examines classic and contemporary Jewish and African Amer... This compelling work examines classic and contemporary Jewish and African American children’s literature. Through close readings of selected titles published since 1945, Jodi Eichler-Levine analyzes what is at stake in portraying religious history for... more

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Free Within Ourselves: The Development of Afr...

Today African American children's books in every genre are a vibrant part of a... Today African American children's books in every genre are a vibrant part of any library or personal collection. Yet there are many works by African Americans from prior eras that aren't well known. In Free Within Ourselves, nationally respected expert... more

«The Brownies' Book»: Inspiring Racial Pride ...

‘The Brownies’ Book:’ Inspiring Racial Pride in African-American Children offe... ‘The Brownies’ Book:’ Inspiring Racial Pride in African-American Children offers a descriptive analysis and interpretation of America’s first magazine for young African-Americans. Published by W.E.B. Du Bois in cooperation with Jessie Fauset and... more

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Brown Gold: Milestones of African American Ch...

Brown Gold is a compelling history and analysis of African-American children's... Brown Gold is a compelling history and analysis of African-American children's picturebooks from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. At the turn of the nineteenth century, good children's books about black life were hard to find ― if, indeed,... more

Embracing, Evaluating, and Examining African ...

Serious scholarship on African American children's and young adult literature ... Serious scholarship on African American children's and young adult literature is a relatively recent phenomenon. To date, only a handful of book-length works aside from doctoral dissertations have been devoted to the exploration of this body of work... more

Free within Ourselves: The Development of Afr...

African American children's literature is a vibrant form of expression. Writte... African American children's literature is a vibrant form of expression. Written by a leading authority on the subject, this book overviews the history of African American children's literature from the antebellum South to the present day. The volume... more

Who Writes for Black Children?: African Ameri...

Until recently, scholars believed that African American children’s literature ... Until recently, scholars believed that African American children’s literature did not exist before 1900. Now, Who Writes for Black Children? opens the door to a rich archive of largely overlooked literature read by black children. This volume’s... more

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Once Upon a Time in a Different World: Issues...

Once Upon a Time in a Different World, a unique addition to the celebrated Chi... Once Upon a Time in a Different World, a unique addition to the celebrated Children’s Literature and Culture series, seeks to move discussions and treatments of ideas in African America Children’s literature from the margins to the forefront of... more

Who Writes for Black Children?: African Ameri...

Until recently, scholars believed that African American children’s literature ... Until recently, scholars believed that African American children’s literature did not exist before 1900. Now, Who Writes for Black Children? opens the door to a rich archive of largely overlooked literature read by black children. This volume’s... more

Afrocentric Education And Its Importance In A...

This book consists of a comprehensive analysis of Afrocentricity and (Afrocent... This book consists of a comprehensive analysis of Afrocentricity and (Afrocentric) African Centered Education and the value and viability of these paradigms as alternatives to the current Eurocentric educational system in the United States. It will... more

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The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of Afri...

Education, like electricity, needs a conduit, a teacher, through which to tran... Education, like electricity, needs a conduit, a teacher, through which to transmit its power-- i.e., the discovery and continuity of information, knowledge, wisdom, experience, and culture. Through the stories and experiences of eight successful... more

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A Handbook for Teachers of African American C...

A strategy guide for teachers to raise achievement levels of African American ... A strategy guide for teachers to raise achievement levels of African American children. A "practical" handbook that provides solutions toward closing an achievement gap that has reached crisis proportions. Strategies are offered to replace those... more

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The Dreamkeepers: Successful Teachers of Afri...

Education, like electricity, needs a conduit, a teacher, through which to tran... Education, like electricity, needs a conduit, a teacher, through which to transmit its power-- i.e., the discovery and continuity of information, knowledge, wisdom, experience, and culture. Through the stories and experiences of eight successful... more

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African American Children in Early Childhood ...

Approximately 45% of young black children in the United States (under the age ... Approximately 45% of young black children in the United States (under the age of six) live in poverty. It is well documented that education and economic security are inextricably linked and that early learning and early reading are undisputed... more

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Mtoto House: Vision to Victory: Raising Afric...

How can parents, educators, and clergy work together for the quality of lives ... How can parents, educators, and clergy work together for the quality of lives for African American children? Mtoto House: Vision to Victory addresses this question by presenting the theories and practices of a faith-based institution called Mtoto... more

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