ERIC Number: ED485202
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Teaching Russian Studies, 2nd Edition
Winpenny, Patricia; Cadwell, Katherine Weeks; Cadwell, Louise; Harrison, Ryan; Starbird, Caroline
Center for Teaching International Relations
This book is for those who want to teach about the life, history, language or culture of Russia and the former Soviet Union. Students will learn about the states of the former Soviet Union and the current political structure of Russia. Information is drawn from interviews with Russian children, traditional folktales, maps, original Russian children?s artwork, traditional Russian recipes, and basic Russian language lessons. Lesson include: (1) Introduction; (2) Geography and History; (3) Modern Culture; (4) Art; (5) Language; (5) Folktales; (6) Resources. Read more at http://www.du.edu/ctir/pubs_why.html.
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Folk Culture, Russian, Cultural Awareness, Politics, Geography, History, Interviews, Art, Maps
Center for Teaching International Relations, 2201 S. Gaylord St., Denver, CO 80208. Tel: 303-871-7963; Tel: 800-967-2847 (Toll Free); Fax 303-871-2456.
Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Denver Univ., CO. Center for Teaching International Relations.