ERIC Number: EJ417358
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Questioning the Decline of Religion in History Textbooks.
Dutton, Bruce G.
Religion & Public Education, v16 n2 p283-85 Spr-Sum 1989
Examines seventh and eighth grade U.S. history textbooks (seven from the 1930s, seven from the 1950s, and seven from the 1980s) to determine changes in presentation of religious content over the decades. Limits investigation to the Colonial Era 1606-73. Concludes few significant differences appeared. (SLM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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