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American Indian stereotypes in the world of children : a reader and bibliography.

Author: Arlene B Hirschfelder; Paulette Fairbanks Molin; Yvonne Wakim
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2nd ed.View all editions and formats
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Presents a collection of challenging articles detailing uses and abuses of Native American symbols, images, ideas, and stories that are directed at youth in the mass media. Toys, cartoons, textbooks, general reading, media portrayals, sports logos, nicknames, and more are discussed in standalone articles.
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Genre/Form: Bibliographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hirschfelder, Arlene B.
American Indian stereotypes in the world of children.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1999
(OCoLC)607287973
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arlene B Hirschfelder; Paulette Fairbanks Molin; Yvonne Wakim
ISBN: 0810836122 9780810836129 0810836130 9780810836136
OCLC Number: 40269664
Description: xvi, 343 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Children's impressions of American Indians : a survey of suburban kindergarten and fifth grade children : conclusions / League of Women Voters --
The emergence of the Plains Indian as the symbol of the North American Indian / John C. Ewers --
What's correct? American Indian or Native American? / Arlene Hirschfelder --
Lethal consequences : stereotyping American Indians in the military / Paulette Fairbanks Molin --
Introduction to American Indian authors for young readers / Mary Gloyne Byler --
Feathers, tomahawks and tipis : a study of stereotyped "Indian" imagery in children's picture books / Robert B. Moore and Arlene B. Hirschfelder --
The Sign of the beaver : the problem and the solution / Sanda Cohen --
Textbooks and Native Americans / Council on Interracial Books for Children --
Misrepresentations of the Alaskan Natives in social studies texts currently in use in the United States including Alaska : a preliminary report / Department of Education, University of Alaska College, Alaska, March 14, 1969 --
The treatment of Iroquois Indians in selected American history textbooks / Arlene B. Hirschfelder --
Arctic survival : inaccurate textbooks create igloo myths in Alaska / Howard Rock --
Toys with Indian imagery / Arlene B. Hirschfelder with illustrations by Leslie Frank McKeon --
Why one can't ignore Pocahontas / Cornel Pewewardy --
American Indian mascots in sports / Paulette Fairbanks Molin --
Stanford removes Indian symbol : student petition gains support --
Recapturing stolen media images : Indians are not mascots or logos ; From subhuman to superhuman : the evolution of American Indian images in comic books / Cornel Pewewardy --
The Y-Indian Guide and Y-Indian Princess program / Beatty Brasch --
Columbus in the classroom / Bill Bigelow --
The Thanksgiving epidemic / Kathy Kerner --
Indian artists rescue the truth / Paulette Fairbanks Molin --
Indian film and video makers rescue the truth / Beverly Singer --
Bibliography. Stereotyping of Native Americans ; "Corrective" materials ; Columbus Day and Thanksgiving ; Anthologies of poetry and prose ; Collections of interviews and personal accounts by contemporary Native Americans ; Catalogs and curriculum ; Audiovisual resources ; Newspapers and magazines / Yvonne Wakim --
Web sites about Native Americans.

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This work demonstrates that the world of contemporary American infants and young children is saturated with inappropriate images of Indians. Material new to this edition includes a chronology which  Read more...

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