ERIC Number: EJ458397
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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Rationales for Issues-Centered Social Studies Education.
Shaver, James P.
Social Studies, v83 n3 p95-99 May-Jun 1992
Suggests that building a sound rationale for dealing with controversial issues in the classroom will prevent unnecessarily adversarial relationships between teachers and administrators or the public. Discusses involving students in real problems in both public and private issues. States that effective rationale building depends on involvement in and reflective confrontation of issues. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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