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ERIC Number: EJ528556
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
Problems of Bias in History Textbooks.
Romanowski, Michael H.
Social Education, v60 n3 p170-73 Mar 1996
Argues that oftentimes simple parallel constructions and choice of examples reflect an unconscious bias in history textbooks. Reveals a number of these, particularly related to the United States' treatment of minorities in World War II. Advocates using strategies to identify and challenge biases in history textbooks. (MJP)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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