ERIC Number: ED465667
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: N/A
Bill of Rights in Action, v18 n1 Win 2001
This publication explores issues related to Africa. It examines the U.S. response to the Barbary pirate states (Morocco, Algiers, Tunis, Tripoli) in the early 19th century; the current AIDS crisis in Africa; and 14th century Mali and other Islamic lands through the eyes of Ibn Battuta, who traveled throughout the Muslim world. Each article provides student activities for writing and discussion. The Postscript section contains one lesson from "America Responds to Terrorism," a frequently updated feature of the Constitutional Rights Foundation's Web site. (BT)
Descriptors: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Current Events, Foreign Countries, Geographic Regions, Islam, Secondary Education, Social Studies, United States History, World History
Constitutional Rights Foundation, 601 South Kingsley Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90005. Tel: 213-487-5590; Fax: 213-386-0459. For full text: http://www.crf-usa.org/lessons.html.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Constitutional Rights Foundation, Los Angeles, CA.
Identifiers - Location: Africa