Author Affiliation, Ana.
Institute od Education
Literature - A classroom tool for transformation and sustainablilty
Caribbean Journal of Education
Date of Publication
Paper also presented at the 7th Biennial Conference of the School of Education, University of the West Indies, Mona, Renaissance Grande Hotel, Ocho Rios, Jamaica, April 15-17, 2004
At the heart of the high levels of violence in schools is the problem of identity, of a difficulty to interpret the world in a way that makes sense. Living on the 'street corner', in other words, on the margins, economically, socially and physically, many young people are challenged to construct an identity that is coherent.....