ERIC Number: EJ344477
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
Popular Culture As A Teaching Strategy: The American Slave Experience.
Chilcoat, George W.
Teaching History: A Journal of Methods, v11 n2 p62-70 Fall 1986
Describes how 4 historical, popular, culture mediums may be used to help stimulate student curiosity about the past and provide practice in using and understanding the historical method. Highlighting the slave experience, the mediums are: (1) the antislave almanac; (2) the dime novel; (3) the moving panorama; and (4) the propaganda play. Procedures for using each medium are described. (TRS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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