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ERIC Number: EJ536729
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
Investigating Controversial Issues at Election Time: Political Socialization Research.
Hahn, Carole L.
Social Education, v60 n6 p348-50 Oct 1996
Advocates utilizing an issues-centered approach to teaching controversial political issues in social studies classrooms. Recommends augmenting this approach with the development of a democratic classroom where student views are encouraged and considered. Identifies useful techniques for this approach, including debates, simulations, discussions, and inquiry projects. (MJP)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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