The World of Islam in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12 (Literature for Youth Series 7)

The World of Islam in Literature for Youth: A Selective Annotated Bibliography for K-12 (Literature for Youth Series 7)

By: Patricia Yates Russell (author), Rajinder Garcha (author)Paperback

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The World of Islam in Literature for Youth was developed for librarians, parents, students, teachers, school media specialists, and other readers who are interested in identifying helpful resources on the topic of Islam and the Muslim culture. Divided into 16 chapters that reflect the different aspects of Islam and the Muslim culture, this annotated bibliography covers more than 700 books, instructional materials, videos, DVDs, audio tapes, and online resources, each with a complete bibliographical description, including author's name, title, place of publication, publisher, year, number of pages, and ISBN (both for hard copy and paper, if available); and recommended grade levels. Digital electronic resources, in addition to the above bibliographic description, also include length of running time, producer, and whether in black and white or color. This is a ready reference that educators can use for easily identifying resources to use in promoting understanding of Islam.

About Author

Rajinder Garcha is on the faculty of the University of Toledo. During 2001-2002, she was the Interim Dean of University Libraries. Prior to 1989, she worked at Kent State University Libraries for 15 years. Patricia Yates Russell is Senior ESL Specialist of the American Language Institute at the University of Toledo.


Part 1 Foreword Part 2 Acknowledgments Part 3 Introduction Part 4 Scope and Arrangement of Material Chapter 5 1. Art and Architecture Chapter 6 2. Biographies Chapter 7 3. Curricular Resources Chapter 8 4. Digital Electronic Resources Chapter 9 5. Fiction and Folklore Chapter 10 6. General Reference Resources Chapter 11 7. Geography Chapter 12 8. History and Studies Chapter 13 9. Interreligious Studies Chapter 14 10. Islamic Faith and Practice Chapter 15 11. Major Contributions Chapter 16 12. Muslims in the West Chapter 17 13. Nation of Islam Chapter 18 14. Resistance versus Terrorism Chapter 19 15. Women in Islam Chapter 20 16. Internet Resources Part 21 Author Index Part 22 Geographic Index Part 23 Grade Index Part 24 Illustrator and Photographer Index Part 25 Subject Index Part 26 Title Index Part 27 About the Authors

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  • ISBN13: 9780810854888
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 242
  • ID: 9780810854888
  • weight: 304
  • ISBN10: 0810854880

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