ERIC Number: EJ360080
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: 0
Simulating History: Programming The American Revolution.
Sargent, James E.; Hueston, Stephen P.
History Microcomputer Review, v3 n2 p17-22 Fall 1987
Describes a computer simulation of the U.S. Revolutionary War in which the student becomes an editorial writer for a New York-based newspaper in the 1760s. The students choose editorial policies and cover 27 selected events of the Revolutionary Era. Describes how these events were numerically characterized and accurately represented in the computer program. (BSR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: This journal is published by the Department of History, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas 66762.