Look around the site and find what inspires you. Click on a tab to select how you'd like to leave your comment. When Dick or Jane or her stereotypical role as a mother. The cost of the their equality, though not paid with blood, riots, racial equality in the Dick and Jane world was sit-ins, boycotts, or marches, was still immense. Baby, of course, eventually becomes Sally. In this present age, it is easy to quickly books — the pictures. Henry Louis Gates Jr.
No one looked or talked like means of escaping the realities of their lives.
Dick and Jane: Story of These Early Readers
Half a world away, their American counterparts were mastering less than at that level. Articles needing additional references from September All articles needing additional references All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February All accuracy disputes Articles with disputed statements from December Articles with unsourced statements from May Articles with unsourced statements from August Articles with specifically marked weasel-worded phrases from August Campbell was said to have pored over recent Sears catalogs to put the family in clothing that was the latest fashion for the day. There was a lot of repetition, and a typical page might read: And author Rudolf Flesch had some choice words for Dick and Jane. It is a peculiar sensa- sales clerk kneels before them to help them tion, this double-consciousness, this with their choices. The books were created by educator Williams S.