ERIC Number: EJ443673
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Historical Literacy: Is It Necessary?
Hammons-Bryner, Sue; Bacallao, Dixie M.
Journal of the Middle States Council for the Social Studies, v12 p3-13 1990-91
Discusses the Bradley Commission, which voiced concerns about the adequacy of the K-12 social studies curriculum. Suggests that the need for the history-centered curriculum endorsed by the commission is not supported by research. Cites findings contradicting commission claims that history instruction promotes good citizenship. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Information Analyses
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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