Includes bibliographical references. The politics of the textbook / Michael W. Apple and Linda K. Christian-Smith -- The culture and commerce of the textbook / Michael W. Apple -- Texts and high tech : computers, gender, and book publishing / Linda K. Christian-Smith -- With a little help from some friends : publishers, protesters, and Texas textbook decisions / J. Dan Marshall -- Race, class, gender, and disability in current textbooks / Christine E. Sleeter and Carl A. Grant -- Reclaiming the voice of resistance : the fiction of Mildred Taylor / Joel Taxel -- Critical lessons from our past : curricula of socialist Sunday schools in the United States / Kenneth Teitelbaum -- The secular word : Catholic reconstructions of Dick and Jane / Allan Luke. Readers, texts, and contexts : adolescent romance fiction in schools / Linda K. Christian-Smith -- Textual authority, culture, and the politics of literacy / Stanley Aronowitz and Henry A. Giroux -- Textbooks : the international dimension / Philip G. Altbach -- Building democracy : content and ideology in Grenadian educational texts, 1979-1983 / Didacus Jules.
- LCC: LB3047
- Dewey Decimal: 371.3/2/0973
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: vi, 290 p. ; 24 cm.
- Edition Info: (pbk.)
- Textbooks -- United States -- History
- Textbooks -- Political aspects
- Textbook bias
- Education -- United States -- Curricula
- Education -- United States -- Philosophy
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