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ERIC Number: ED308108
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Feb
Pages: 11
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Russia/Soviet Union: A Guide to Print Materials for Teachers. Supplement.
Talbot, Elizabeth
This supplement updates the 1985 "Russia/Soviet Union: A Guide to Print Materials for Teachers," a guide to literature for middle and high school teachers. Each entry includes author, title, pages, a physical description, identifying numbers, imprint, price, and a brief evaluative summary. Section 1, "Reference Books," contains six items of a general reference nature. Section 2, "Photographic Images," has eight books of collected photographs on various aspects of Soviet/Russian life, culture, and history. Section 3, "Background reading for teachers and student projects," includes 22 items on topics ranging from a comparison of slavery in the United States with Russian serfdom to a collection of Soviet political posters from 1917 through 1980. Section 4, "Books written for classroom use," contains 19 items, several of which are written for the middle school grades, on a variety of topics, including Mikhail Gorbachev, the tsars, and Sakharov. Section 5, "Units for classroom," includes five units, each with a brief evaluation of the unit's contents and its strengths or weaknesses. Section 6, "Additional information," lists seven special interest groups concerned with the Soviet Union, two film/video distributors and rental libraries, and three travel groups specializing in travel in the Soviet Union. (PPB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois Univ., Urbana. Russian and East European Center.
Identifiers - Location: Russia; USSR