ERIC Number: EJ438441
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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West Meets East: A Study of Japan.
Brouillet, Judith M.
Social Studies Journal, v19 p18-21 Spr 1990
Observes that elementary school social studies programs should broaden awareness of other peoples and cultures. Argues that commercial textbooks and programs seldom transmit the attitudes, respect, and feeling of humanness that comes from a child-centered, activity-oriented, interdisciplinary approach to the study of a country. Describes a first grade unit on Japan. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Japan