ERIC Number: EJ324160
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
The Demise of the Cultural Core: Whatever Happened to General Education?
Burhans, Clinton S., Jr.
Journal of General Education, v36 n3 p154-66 1984
Decries college students' apparent ignorance of their own culture and civilization. Presents results of a test of 256 college students to assess their ability to recognize and/or identify 132 names, dates, people, and titles whose recognition implies awareness of an informational cluster. Finds 22 the average number correct. (AYC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Research; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
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