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The Resource Are textbooks biased?, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Are textbooks biased?, Noah Berlatsky, book editor

Label
Are textbooks biased?
Title
Are textbooks biased?
Statement of responsibility
Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
371.3/2
Index
index present
LC call number
LB3047
LC item number
.A74 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Berlatsky, Noah
Series statement
At issue
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Textbooks
  • Censorship
Label
Are textbooks biased?, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Censorship from the left and right distorts textbooks / Anne C. Westwater -- Conservatives are attempting to insert bias into textbooks / Mariah Black -- Textbooks display a liberal bias and an anti-American slant / Marcia Segelstein -- Textbooks are biased in favor of American ethnocentrism / James W. Loewen -- Textbooks are biased against women in America / Rae Lesser Blumberg -- Textbooks are biased in favor of Islam / Gary A. Tobin and Dennis R. Ybarra -- Textbooks are not biased in favor of Islam / Susan Douglass -- Textbooks are biased in favor of evoltion / Casey Luskin -- Textbooks that teach evolution are not biased / Glenn Branch -- The abstinence-only sex education curriculum is biased and dangerous / Eric Alterman and George Zornick -- The abstinence-only sex education curriculum is effective / Christine Kim and Robert Rector -- Textbook content should be controlled by experts / Marie Landau -- Parents should have more choice in curriculum content / Andrew J. Coulson -- Textbook biases are indicative of broader educational problems / Sara Mayeux
Control code
ocn707965539
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780737755510
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011026842
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965539
  • (OCoLC)707965539
Label
Are textbooks biased?, Noah Berlatsky, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Censorship from the left and right distorts textbooks / Anne C. Westwater -- Conservatives are attempting to insert bias into textbooks / Mariah Black -- Textbooks display a liberal bias and an anti-American slant / Marcia Segelstein -- Textbooks are biased in favor of American ethnocentrism / James W. Loewen -- Textbooks are biased against women in America / Rae Lesser Blumberg -- Textbooks are biased in favor of Islam / Gary A. Tobin and Dennis R. Ybarra -- Textbooks are not biased in favor of Islam / Susan Douglass -- Textbooks are biased in favor of evoltion / Casey Luskin -- Textbooks that teach evolution are not biased / Glenn Branch -- The abstinence-only sex education curriculum is biased and dangerous / Eric Alterman and George Zornick -- The abstinence-only sex education curriculum is effective / Christine Kim and Robert Rector -- Textbook content should be controlled by experts / Marie Landau -- Parents should have more choice in curriculum content / Andrew J. Coulson -- Textbook biases are indicative of broader educational problems / Sara Mayeux
Control code
ocn707965539
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
128 p.
Isbn
9780737755510
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011026842
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707965539
  • (OCoLC)707965539

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