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ERIC Number: EJ395897
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Vocabularies, Knowledge and Social Action in Citizenship Education: The Highlander Example.
Oldendorf, Sandra Brenneman
Theory and Research in Social Education, v17 n2 p107-20 Spr 1989
Examines the history and vocabularies of the Highlander Folk School (Tennessee), an adult education school emphasizing decision-making, critical thinking, and active citizen participation. Encourages social studies teachers to become aware of their vocabularies, using the Highlander example in the discourse about the nature of knowledge and the role of social action. (LS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Tennessee