Name of Collection: LATIN AMERICA

SCHOOL: ADLAI E. STEVENSON HS CAMPUS Address: 1980 Lafayette, Bronx, NY 10473

Phone: 718-918-700 X 204

Fax:1-718-792-7983

Librarian: Gloria McChesney

Librarian's e-mail: gmcches@schools.nyc.gov


Introduction:

This pathfinder on Bolivia refers to material that is part of a larger collection on Latin America.

Questions for Inquiry:

Describe the Daily Life of people of Bolivia. How do people make their living? Is education free in Bolivia? Do all children attend school. What kind of health care is available? What kind of government do they have? What are the social and economic forces that have shaped the culture and government of Bolivia?

Keywords:

Bolivia

Subject Headings:

a) Daily Activities
b) Everyday life 1. Bolivia. 2.Culture

Dewey Decimal Classification(s):

984

Key Books

Reference:

Encyclopedia Britannica ,2007 Macropedia 15th edition, p340
Lands and People; Central and South America, Antartic v.6 2005 Scholastic Pub. Inc p.229
People and Places 2002 World Book v.1

Non-fiction:

Klein,Herbert S.: Evolution of multi-ethnic society ,l992 Oxford University Press
Morales,W.Q. Brief History of Bolivia ,2003 Facts on File

Fiction:

Magazine Articles

• Print:

Turnley,Peter "Between 2 Worlds" Harpers Magazine May 2006 vol 312 issue 1872 p.57-64

• Online:

Databases:

Web Sites: Bolivia

World Atlas

Videos/DVDs:

Latin American Lifestyles:Festivals and Holidays in Latin America: Video Knowledge Inc.
Life in small Hispanic towns: Video Knowledge Inc.

CDs:

Software:

EdVideo:

Community Resources:

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*An asterisk next to material indicates that it is recommended in this subject area but not available in this CCD collection.