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L’Afrique à travers la littérature française pour enfants

Ugochukwu, Francoise (1986). L’Afrique à travers la littérature française pour enfants. Présence Africaine, 137-138 pp. 192–210.

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A survey of more than fifty children's books on Africa published between 1939 and 1986, analysing its themes, highlighting the use of stereotypes and studying the evolution of interests matching those of the French society. In the end, beyond stereotypes and ignorance, children's literature still aims at facilitating intercultural understanding.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 0032-7638
Keywords: Children's literature; Africa;
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Languages
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 11350
Depositing User: Françoise Ugochukwu
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2008 15:12
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2014 12:12
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