ERIC Number: ED449115
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Resources on Four Trends in the Social Studies.
Pinhey, Laura A., Ed.
This volume is a compilation of annotated bibliographies on four current popular trends in social studies education: (1) renewal of democratic purposes in social studies education; (2) service learning; (3) deliberation about public issues; and (4) character education. The bibliographies are drawn from the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) database of education-related literature. In addition to the bibliographies, the volume includes ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education (ERIC/ChESS) Digests on related topics, an introduction, an overview of the four trends, and three appendixes on obtaining documents from and submitting documents to the ERIC database. (BB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Citizenship Education, Civics, Elementary Secondary Education, Law Related Education, Service Learning, Social Studies
ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, 2805 East Tenth Street, Suite 120, Bloomington, IN, 47408. Tel: 812-855-3838; Tel: 800-266-3815 (Toll Free); Fax: 812-855-0455; e-mail: (firstname.lastname@example.org); Web site: http://www.indiana.edu/~ssdc/eric_chess.htm.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; ERIC Publications; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education, Bloomington, IN.