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ERIC Number: EJ159618
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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The Use of Novels in Teaching Cultural Geography of the United States
Silverman, Sherman E.
Journal of Geography, 76, 4, 140-6, Apr/May 77
Describes a college-level course in cultural geography which employed novels as instructional resources to help students understand how particular individuals and groups dealt with the environment of specific places through time. Novels such as "Babbitt" and "The Grapes of Wrath" illustrate influences of technological change and regional development. (Author/AV)
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