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The Resource A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America, Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff

A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America, Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff

Label
A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America
Title
A different mirror for young people
Title remainder
a history of multicultural America
Statement of responsibility
Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff
Creator
Contributor
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Adapted for young readers, a presentation of American history from a multi-cultural perspective, focusing on a broader and comparative approach to enhance the possibility of understanding and appreciating America's racial and cultural diversity
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • School Library Journal, March 2013
  • Booklist, October 2012
  • Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), April 2013
  • Kirkus Review, August 2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stefoff, Rebecca
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 7.7
  • 5-8
Intended audience source
Follett School Solutions
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Takaki, Ronald T.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
  • Cultural pluralism
  • Minorities
  • United States
  • United States
  • Cultural pluralism
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America, Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-359) and index
Contents
Introduction: My story, our story -- Why a different mirror? -- Removing the "Savages" -- The hidden origins of slavery -- The road to the reservation -- Life in slavery --The flight from Ireland -- The war against Mexico -- From China to gold mountain -- Dealing with the Indians -- Japanese and "Money Trees" -- Jews Are oushed from Russia --Up from Mexico -- Blacks Arrive in Northern Cities -- World War II and America's problem -- Calls for change -- New waves of newcomers -- "We will all be minorities."
Control code
fol14317374
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
A Triangle Square Bks. for young readers 1st ed.
Extent
vi, 377 p.
Isbn
9781609804169
Lccn
2012017004
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)0675UB
Label
A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America, Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-359) and index
Contents
Introduction: My story, our story -- Why a different mirror? -- Removing the "Savages" -- The hidden origins of slavery -- The road to the reservation -- Life in slavery --The flight from Ireland -- The war against Mexico -- From China to gold mountain -- Dealing with the Indians -- Japanese and "Money Trees" -- Jews Are oushed from Russia --Up from Mexico -- Blacks Arrive in Northern Cities -- World War II and America's problem -- Calls for change -- New waves of newcomers -- "We will all be minorities."
Control code
fol14317374
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
A Triangle Square Bks. for young readers 1st ed.
Extent
vi, 377 p.
Isbn
9781609804169
Lccn
2012017004
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(ICrlF)0675UB
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