ERIC Number: ED423189
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Evaluating Viewpoints: Critical Thinking in United States History Series, Book Three - Reconstruction to Progressivism (1865-1914), Student Text and Teacher's Guide.
This is one of a four-volume series intended to improve students' (grade 6-adult) critical thinking through evaluation of conflicting viewpoints of United States history. Each lesson is a self-contained problem that can be integrated at any point in a corresponding history unit. The book represents both analytical and narrative history. Unit One offers a guide to critical thinking with exercises to develop differing types of skills. Unit Two has nine lessons dealing with the Reconstruction. Unit Three focuses nine lessons on industrialization and the response to it. Unit Four contains nine lessons that examine workers, immigrants, and farmers in the late 1800s. (EH)
Descriptors: Change, Creative Thinking, Critical Thinking, Decision Making, Instructional Materials, Problem Solving, Reconstruction Era, Secondary Education, Social Change, Teaching Guides, United States History
Critical Thinking Books and Software, P.O. Box 448, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-0448; toll-free phone: 800-458-4849; fax: 831-393-3277 (student text, $21.95; teacher's guide, $16.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
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