ERIC Number: EJ357440
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Selling the Social Studies.
Girod, Gerald R.; Harmon, Gerald R.
Social Studies, v78 n4 p155-58 Jul-Aug 1987
Maintains school-aged children would prefer not to study social studies. Presents several strategies to help encourage positive attitudes. Strategies include persuasion, reinforcement, enthusiasm, personalized contact. Stresses that negative attitudes must be changed in order for social studies to achieve its fundamental citizenship goals. (BR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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