ERIC Number: EJ391322
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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North:South--East:West. The Two Basic Geographical Divisions of the Modern World.
Johnston, Ron J.; Taylor, Peter J.
Geographical Education, v5 n3 p5-11 1987
Presents a model of the world as an interdependent whole dominated by two conflicts: (1) the North-South economic conflict between developed and underdeveloped nations; and (2) the East-West ideological conflict between two superpowers and their allies. Intended to serve as a theoretical basis for objectives and content selection in geography curriculum development. (LS)
Descriptors: Capitalism, Course Content, Curriculum Development, Developed Nations, Developing Nations, Economic Development, Economic Status, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Global Approach, Ideology, Political Attitudes, Political Divisions (Geographic), Political Power, Power Structure, Social Studies, World Problems
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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