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Social issues in the English classroom

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Published by National Council of Teachers of English in Urbana, Ill .
Written in English

  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Study and teaching -- United States,
    • Social problems -- Study and teaching -- United States,
    • Rhetoric -- Study and teaching -- United States,
    • Literature -- Study and teaching

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by C. Mark Hurlbert, Samuel Totten.
      ContributionsHurlbert, C. Mark., Totten, Samuel.
      LC ClassificationsLB1576 .S65 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 356 p.
      Number of Pages356
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1712744M
      ISBN 100814145043
      LC Control Number92014843

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Social Issues in the English Classroom. Hurlbert, C. Mark, Ed.; Totten, Samuel, Ed. This book presents articles from 25 concerned teachers and professors explaining why and how they integrate inquiry into troubling social issues with the study of language and literature and make it the subject of discussion and writing-to-learn by: Social issues in the English classroom.

Urbana, Ill.: National Council of Teachers of English, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: C Mark Hurlbert; Samuel Totten. Focusing on the rationales and materials for teaching social issues in the English classroom, this thematic issue contains the following articles: "Introduction: Reflections of Society in Literature" (M.

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Once students are able to recognize and discuss social injustice, teachers can help them act upon the issues they see.

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