Date of Award
Master of Science in Education (MSEd)
Education and Human Development
The author proposes a process for selecting and curating library collections about Native Americans. First, the author discusses the reductionist and inaccurate portrayal of Native American people in white popular culture, including fiction/movies/poor journalism. The author then proposes a criterion for selecting good materials about both historical and contemporary Native Americans, and provides in-depth reviews of relevant contemporary literature.
Dumas, Robert F., "Analysis of Selected Young People’s Books on Native Americans" (1979). Education and Human Development Master's Theses. 878.
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