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ERIC Number: EJ387969
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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New Tools for "New" History: Computers and the Teaching of Quantitative Historical Methods.
Burton, Orville Vernon; Finnegan, Terence
History Microcomputer Review, v5 n1 p13-18 Spr 1989
Explains the development of an instructional software package and accompanying workbook which teaches students to apply computerized statistical analysis to historical data, improving the study of social history. Concludes that the use of microcomputers and supercomputers to manipulate historical data enhances critical thinking skills and the use of primary sources. (LS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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