Texts From Other Cultures

Author: Rachel Redford
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  • : $34.99(NZD)
  • : 9780198314653
  • : Oxford University Press
  • : Oxford University Press
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  • : June 2000
  • : 234mm X 156mm
  • : United Kingdom
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  • : Rachel Redford
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  • : 144
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Description

This is a collection of texts - including fiction and autobiography - compiled by a principal examiner for a major exam board and designed to fulfill the compulsory 'Other Cultures' element of GCSE. Texts from Europe, the Middle East, the Far East, Africa and the Indian Subcontinent are partnered by activities which reflect the demands of the GCSE examination while at the same time supporting the development of students' analytical skills.

Table of contents

FOUNDATION TEXTS; South Africa: Searching for Baba; India/Pakistan: Red Letter Days; India: Uma is Considered of Marriageable Age; China: Second Brother's Revolt; Tibet: Child of Tibet; Netherlands: Stranded; China and Hong Kong: Eggless; Japan: Storm at Sea; Russia: Christmas in Russia; HIGHER TEXTS; India/Pakistan: Munoo's Glimpse of the Circus; South Korea: Uncle Hong-do; Russia: Vodka; Nigeria: Remember That You are Mine; Japan: Plague; Democratic Republic of Congo: In the Congo; Iran: Persian Bazaar; Afganistan: A Truck Ride from Hell; Iran: Desert Crossing