ERIC Number: ED442694
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
International Conflict and the Media: A Curriculum Guide.
Smith, Andrew F.
This social studies curriculum guide broadly examines the relationships between the media and the military during wartime. It is divided into three units and includes 25 activities. The first unit, "Media and Conflict," begins with an examination of the historical context of the U.S. press and media and international conflicts. The second unit focuses on the Gulf War as a case study. The third unit examines the media in the Gulf War. Detailed student handouts and activity instructions are provided along with an extensive teacher's guide. (Contains 56 resources.) (RJC)
Descriptors: Constitutional History, Constitutional Law, Current Events, Foreign Countries, Geography, Mass Media, Mass Media Effects, Mass Media Role, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, War, World History
The American Forum for Global Education, 120 Wall Street, Suite 2600, New York, NY 10005. for full text: http://www.globaled.org/curriculum/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Longview Foundation for Education in World Affairs and International Understanding, Accokeek, MD.; United States Inst. of Peace, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: American Forum for Global Education, New York, NY.