ERIC Number: EJ243084
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Apr
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The United States as Portrayed in Geography and History Textbooks in the USSR.
Mehlinger, Howard D.
Social Education, v45 n4 p234-38 Apr 1981
Examines treatment of the United States in social studies textbooks used in the USSR, as reported by the US/USSR Textbook Study Project. Identifies major problems, including ideological bias, adequate coverage, balance of treatment, factual errors, distortion and bias by undue emphasis, omission of important details, and dependence on outdated information. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: USSR