ERIC Number: ED471106
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
History Teaching--Japan and the Russian Federation (Tokyo, Japan, October 25-27, 2000).
Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France).; International Society for Educational Information, Tokyo (Japan).
The Tokyo (Japan) October 2000 meeting of experts on History Teaching in Japan and the Russian Federation was organized by the International Society for Educational Information (ISEI) and the Council of Europe. This was the second meeting, following the initial 1999 St. Petersburg (Russia) meeting conducted to increase mutual understanding in the history of relations between Japan and Russia. Three objectives of the second meeting were to: (1) discuss how Russian and Japanese histories are being taught in secondary schools in these countries; (2) analyze the way in which new history textbooks are being developed in Japan and Russia; and (3) discuss a plan for future cooperation. The proceedings of the meeting consist of the following sections: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Official Presentations"; (3) "Presentations of the Russian Experts"; (4) "Presentations of the Japanese Experts"; and (5) "Conclusions." (BT)
Descriptors: Asian History, Developed Nations, Educational Cooperation, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, History Instruction, History Textbooks, Planning, Secondary Education, Teacher Education, Textbook Preparation
Council of Europe, F67075 Strasbourg, Cedex, France. Tel: 33-3-88-41-20-00; Web site: http://www.coe.int. For full text: http://www.coe.int/T/E/Cultural_Co-operation/education/History_Teaching/.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Council of Europe, Strasbourg (France).; International Society for Educational Information, Tokyo (Japan).
Identifiers - Location: Japan; Russia