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ERIC Number: EJ365355
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The American Educational Tradition: Hostile to a Humanistic World History?
Johnson, Donald
History Teacher, v20 n4 p519-44 Aug 1987
States that traditions in U.S. education inhibit construction of a genuine world history; that it uses Western norms as the basis for judging all civilizations. Recommends the comparative approach to education with the humanistic traditions outside the West included in order to teach critical thinking about specific civilizations. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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