ERIC Number: ED085753
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
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Why Remember? A Conversation about History with Erich Gruen. The National Humanities Faculty Why Series.
Gruen, Erich; O'Connor, Roger
This document, one of a series on questions regarding humanistic education, contains a transcribed conversation about history between Dr. Gruen, a professor of History at the University of California, and Mr. O'Connor, the coordinator for humanities in Contra Costa County, California. Among other things, this conversation deals with the interrelationship between moral and historical judgment, and the difficulty that civilized man has in recalling his history and the subsequent effect on his cultural identity. (LL)
Descriptors: Communication (Thought Transfer), Cultural Background, Educational Innovation, History Instruction, Humanities Instruction, Interviews, Modern History, Social Sciences, Social Studies
Chandler & Sharp Publishers, Inc., P. O. Box 3975, Rincon Annex, San Francisco, California 94119 ($1.95)
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Authoring Institution: National Humanities Faculty, Concord, MA.