ERIC Number: EJ490100
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Social Studies: Citizenship Education for Building Nations and Educating Global Citizens. Perspectives.
McKinney-Browning, Mabel C., Ed.; Barth, James L., Ed.
Social Studies and the Young Learner, v6 n4 p30-32 Mar-Apr 1994
Contends that social studies, originally a curriculum area unique to the United States, has become an international field of study. Asserts that social studies helps to develop citizenship and to encourage democratic institutions in nations that were formerly colonized by others. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Location: Botswana; Lesotho; United States