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Identifying Arabic-language materials for children that promote tolerance and critical thinking

Gail Zellman

Identifying Arabic-language materials for children that promote tolerance and critical thinking

by Gail Zellman

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Published by Rand/National Defense Research Institute in Santa Monica, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Toleration in literature,
  • Evaluation,
  • Children"s literature, Arabic,
  • Critical thinking in children

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGail L. Zellman, Jeffrey Martini, Michal Perlman ; prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense
    SeriesTechnical report -- TR-856-OSD, Technical report (Rand Corporation) -- TR-856-OSD.
    ContributionsMartini, Jeffrey, Perlman, Michal, Rand Corporation, National Defense Research Institute (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ7585 .Z45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 67 p. :
    Number of Pages67
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25189522M
    ISBN 100833051741
    ISBN 109780833051745
    LC Control Number2011923236
    OCLC/WorldCa704340525

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Identifying Arabic-language materials for children that promote tolerance and critical thinking by Gail Zellman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Identifying Arabic-Language Materials for Children That Promote Tolerance and Critical Thinking. Describes the creation of developmentally appropriate criteria used to identify and screen Arabic-language works for children that promote tolerance and critical thinking.

Report. Identifying Arabic-Language Materials for Children That Promote Tolerance and Critical Thinking. A focus on children, whose ideas are still being developed, may be more effective in promoting tolerance and critical thinking in the Arabic–speaking world than efforts directed toward adults, whose attitudes are already established.

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empathy and tolerance thus getting ready for communication in multicultural contexts. One more aspect justifying and even requiring critical thinking introduction in the. The back of the book has resources for parents.

There is a book by the same author older children (aged 7- 14 years) too, The Kids’ Guide to Staying Awesome and In Control: Simple Stuff to Help Children Regulate their Emotions and Senses. Increasing student self-efficacy, therefore, is crucial to a student’s success.

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