A provocative collection of articles that begins with the idea that the qpopularq in classrooms and in the everyday lives of teachers and students is fundamentally political. This anthology includes articles by elementary and secondary public school teachers, scholars and activists who examine how and what popular toys, books, films, music and other media qteach.q The essays offer strong critiques and practical pedagogical strategies for educators at every level to engage with the popular.I learned that they are expensive: the Samantha Parkington doll, book, and accessories, for instance, cost $105.00. ... American Girl Place transports the visitor to another world where one can shop for dolls, accessories, books, or child -size versions of ... an American Girl doll a new adoa; make a reservation at the cafe where adults, girls, and their dolls (sometimes dressed in the same outfits) enjoy brunchanbsp;...
|Title||:||Rethinking Popular Culture and Media|
|Author||:||Elizabeth Marshall, Ozlem Sensoy|
|Publisher||:||Rethinking Schools - 2011|