ERIC Number: EJ490099
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Global Connections. Media Corner.
Braun, Joseph A., Jr., Ed.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v6 n4 p27-29 Mar-Apr 1994
Contends that computers and television have contributed to a sense of global connectedness. Presents reviews of a computer software program and two videotape series that focus on global issues and children in other cultures. Asserts that instructional materials such as these can help reduce ethnocentrism among students. (CFR)
Descriptors: Audiovisual Aids, Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Cultural Images, Cultural Pluralism, Educational Strategies, Elementary Education, Ethnocentrism, Folk Culture, Foreign Countries, Global Approach, Instructional Materials, Multicultural Education, Social Studies, Student Attitudes, Videotape Recordings
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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