ERIC Number: ED390767
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-May
Reference Count: N/A
Killing Fields: The Deadly Legacy of Landmines. Study Guide. Episode #738. America's Defense Monitor, Educational TV for the Classroom.
Center for Defense Information, Washington, DC.
This program explores the dangers of landmines as "weapons of mass destruction in slow motion." These hidden killers have been called the "perfect soldier"--never sleeping and never missing--yet kill thousands of people each year, many innocent civilians. The study guide offers questions to use before viewing the video, questions to follow the video, classroom activities to focus student thinking on the problem, topics for further research, and a list of seven resources. (EH)
Descriptors: Disarmament, Freedom, Higher Education, Information Policy, International Relations, Military Organizations, Military Service, National Defense, National Programs, National Security, Safety, Secondary Education, Social Studies, War, Weapons, World Affairs
Center for Defense Information, 1500 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20005 ($25 per VHS copy; educational discounts available).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Center for Defense Information, Washington, DC.
Note: This brochure accompanies a VHS videotape of the same title (not available from EDRS). For other study guides in this series, see SO 025 635-642.