ERIC Number: ED079176
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Social Studies Curriculum: Pressures, Problems and Prospects.
Hepburn, Mary A.; Templeton, Ronald K.
This book of readings, compiled for use in college level courses, provides for students a base of information about social studies curriculum. The first section deals with varied criticisms of public school organization. Section Two provides an historical perspective and an examination of what has been happening in social studies education in the last decade. Section Three deals with the means of curricular change and the problems of implementing curriculum reform in public schools. The final selection of readings in Section Four is an attempt to define current problems in education which may influence the curriculum of the future. (Author/SHM)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Futures (of Society), Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Public Schools, Social Studies, Teacher Education
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Authoring Institution: MSS Information Corp., New York, NY.