ERIC Number: ED051063
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969-Jul
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Catalogue of Materials.
Tufts Univ., Medford, MA. Lincoln Filene Center for Citizenship and Public Affairs.
This catalogue lists resource materials available to secondary social studies teachers using an inductive approach and multi-media techniques to create a variety of learning experiences. Seven supplemental classroom instructional programs were developed by the Center: 1) Dimensions of Citizenship; 2) Politics and Policy Making; 3) Urban Problems and Prospects; 4) The American Economic System; 5) American Civilization and History; 6) The Law and Citizenship; and, 7) The International System; Themes and Decisions. Materials are described for each of these areas with 20 different teacher guides available on such topics as: 1) Effective Citizenship: Upton Sinclair and The Jungle; 2) Citizenship Denied: Diary of a Young Girl; 3) Choosing a President, 1968: The American Political Process; 4) The Police: Fact and Fiction; 5) Conflict: A Game of American Life. Student narratives (reprints of case studies or excerpts of primary sources) are also available for many of the units. Instructional aids offered in this program have been produced through cooperative efforts of experienced high school teachers, the staff of Lincoln Filene Center, and Center consultants. Prices are given and an order form appended. (Author/JSB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Audiovisual Aids, Citizenship, Civics, Democracy, Films, Induction, Instructional Materials, Instructional Programs, Interdisciplinary Approach, Political Science, Public Affairs Education, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Social Problems, Social Studies, United States History, Units of Study
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Authoring Institution: Tufts Univ., Medford, MA. Lincoln Filene Center for Citizenship and Public Affairs.