ERIC Number: ED389645
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Help, Handout, or Hindrance: U.S. Support for the Developing World [and] Teacher's Resource Book. Choices for the 21st Century Project.
Brown Univ., Providence, RI. Thomas J. Watson, Jr. Inst. for International Studies.
This booklet presents an overview of the development of U.S. foreign aid and arguments on the several sides of the issue to enable citizens to think constructively about foreign policy issues and more effectively participate in citizenship debate. The purpose of the booklet is to provide background information for a debate forum on the issue. The booklet contains: (1) "The Evolution of U.S. Foreign Aid"; (2) "U.S. Policy Challenges Today"; (3) "Options"; and (4) "Focusing Your Thoughts." The options are presented as: (1) "Share the American Dream"; (2) "Join Hands for a Better World"; and (3) "Put America First." The supplementary documents the text of the speech of President John F. Kennedy's message to Congress on foreign aid on March 22, 1961. (EH)
Descriptors: Developing Nations, Diplomatic History, Economic Development, Foreign Policy, International Cooperation, International Programs, International Relations, International Trade, Secondary Education, Social Studies, World Affairs
Choices for the 21st Century Education Project, Thomas J. Watson Jr. Institute for International Studies, Brown University, Box 1948, Providence, RI 02912 ($10).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Brown Univ., Providence, RI. Thomas J. Watson, Jr. Inst. for International Studies.