Were They Equal? An anti-prejudice book for children by Arnold Perey, PhD, anthropologist
WERE THEY EQUAL? An anti-prejudice book for children
by Arnold Perey, PhD, anthropologist
This traditional story of the Ndowe People of Africa was retold and illustrated by anthropologist Arnold Perey. It’s about Tortoise, who shows the big Elephant and Hippopotamus that they should not look down on him because he is small. Prejudice, says Aesthetic Realism, arises from contempt for what’s different from yourself.