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ERIC Number: EJ346279
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Viewpoint: In Support of Clio.
Farmer, Rod
History and Social Science Teacher, v21 n3 p176-79 Spr 1986
Defines history as social science and humanity. States that history possesses primary responsibility for understanding and explaining evolution of civilization. Offers a list of 22 reasons why students should study history. They include: (1) to avoid being mislead by government officials, (2) to learn critical thinking skills, and (3) to enable students to learn from past human errors. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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