ERIC Number: ED413273
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Pacific Horizons. Guide for the Instructor, Part II.
Close Up Foundation, Arlington, VA.
This guide and its accompanying videotape are designed to provide students with an overview of how Japan has become the second richest nation on earth, despite its small size and limited natural resources. Three activities emphasize key issues in the U.S.-Japanese relations, especially issues related to trade. Each activity uses student handouts and can be completed in one to three class periods. Activities include: (1) "Pacific Region Trade"; (2) "Weighing Options - A Case Study"; and (3) "Comparing Japanese and American Management Techniques." (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian Studies, Current Events, Diplomatic History, Economic Development, Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, Geography, Instructional Materials, International Relations, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, World Affairs
Close Up Foundation, 44 Canal Center Plaza, Alexandria, VA 22314; telephone: 800-765-3131 ($65, both tapes and teacher's guides, plus shipping and handling).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Close Up Foundation, Arlington, VA.
Identifiers - Location: Asia; Japan