ERIC Number: EJ484236
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Man on the Moon: The U.S. Space Program as a Cold War Maneuver. Lesson Plan.
Koman, Rita G.
OAH Magazine of History, v8 n2 p42-50 Win 1994
Contends that the pledge by President Kennedy to land a man on the moon and return him safely "before the decade is out" was a Cold War tactic designed to bring national unity. Presents a lesson plan, a chronological chart, three primary documents, step-by-step implementation procedures, and related student activities. (CFR)
Descriptors: Class Activities, Educational Strategies, Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, History Instruction, International Relations, Lunar Research, Modern History, Moons, Primary Sources, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Space Exploration, Teaching Methods, United States History, Vietnam War
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: USSR