ERIC Number: EJ269056
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Role of Political Science in the Social Studies.
O'Neill, James R.
Social Studies, v73 n5 p200-02 Sep-Oct 1982
Advocates an approach for teaching the civic education component of the social studies curriculum based on the teaching of political science. "Citizenship Decision-Making" materials are described as an example of curricula which conceptualize politics by permitting students to examine their own political experiences in comparison with the adult political system. (RM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A