ERIC Number: EJ382957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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How We Learn Place Location: Bringing Theory and Practice Together.
Forsyth, Alfred S., Jr.
Social Education, v52 n7 p500-03 Nov-Dec 1988
Examines research on the principal ways people learn the location of places. Considers the traditional methods of teaching place location geography. Proposes alternative teaching methods which reflect the research findings. States that these alternative methods utilize mental and physical involvement in the process, purposeful exploration, mnemonic devices, and motivational strategies. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - General; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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