ERIC Number: ED442705
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Teaching American Diplomacy Using Primary Sources. The Establishment of the State of Israel.
Martens, Mert; Anderson, Marilyn
In this high school U.S. government and U.S. history curriculum unit, students examine in depth the establishment of the state of Israel. Detailed activities are provided to teach students about the role of the United States in the creation of the nation of Israel. The materials include informational handouts for students, background information for teachers, lesson ideas and outlines, black line masters, rubrics, applications to civics and history standards, and primary source documents, including correspondence and diaries of key figures in the creation of Israel, newspaper articles, and official documents from the United States, United Kingdom, and United Nations. (RJC)
Descriptors: Civics, Diplomatic History, Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, High Schools, International Relations, Jews, Middle Eastern History, Political Science, Presidents of the United States, Primary Sources, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, United States History
Center for Teaching International Relations, University of Denver, 2201 South Gaylord Street, Denver, CO 80208-0268; tel: 303-871-3106; Web site: (http://www.du.edu/ctir/); ($19.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Una Chapman Cox Foundation, Corpus Christi, TX.
Authoring Institution: Denver Univ., CO. Center for Teaching International Relations.
Identifiers - Location: Israel