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ERIC Number: ED451110
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 120
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
An Experience Guide: Egypt and Israel 2000. Fulbright-Hays Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 2000 (Egypt and Israel).
Feijoo, Laura
This "experience guide," developed by a teacher who traveled in the region, aims to provide information on the culture, history, society, geography, and political aspects of Egypt and Israel. Intended for teachers, the guide can enhance lessons in world history. Each segment summarizes a topic and provides questions designed to encourage research, discussion, and debate. A separate booklet contains photographs and maps of the region. Segments in the guide are: (1) "The Egyptian Museum"; (2) "The Pyramids at Giza"; (3) "Recording History"; (4) "The Coptic Religion"; (5) "Cairo, the Capital of Egypt"; (6) "The Hanging Church"; (7) "The Jewish Community in Egypt"; (8) "Mosque of Al Rifa'i and the Muslim Religion"; (9) "Mosque of Sultan Hassan"; (10) "Greco-Roman History in Egypt"; (11) "Alexandria"; (12) "Education in Egypt"; (13) "Bedouin Society"; (14) "Borders: Peace and Conflict"; (15) "The Arts"; (16) "Temples of Luxor and Karnak"; (17) "Valley of the Kings and Valley of the Queens"; (18) "Edfu Temple"; (19) "High Dam at Aswan"; (20) "The Nubians"; (21) "Abu Simbel"; (22) "Jerusalem, Israel"; (23) "Education in Israel"; (24) "Religions of Israel"; (25) "The Military"; (26) "Church of the Holy Sepulcher"; (27) "Synagogues"; (28) "The Christianity in Jerusalem"; (29) "Western Wall and Tunnel"; (30) "The Land"; (31) "Bet She'an National Park"; (32) "Bet Alpha Synagogue"; (33) "Golan Heights"; (34) "The Druze"; (35) "Bet Shaream"; (36) "The Diaspora"; (37) "Yitzhak Rabin"; (38) "The Holocaust"; (39) "Ben Gurion"; (40) "The Dead Sea"; (41) "Masada"; and (42) "The Kibbutz." (BT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Center for International Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Egypt; Israel