ERIC Number: EJ358635
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
The Analogy Theme in Geography.
Andrews, Alice C.
Journal of Geography, v86 n5 p194-97 Sep-Oct 1987
Describes ten types of analogies and the role they play in thinking and learning. Devotes specific attention to the use of analogies in geography instruction. Claims that the use of analogies in teaching physical, cultural, and regional geography helps students absorb knowledge quickly and integrate it into their existing frameworks. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
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