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ERIC Number: EJ556256
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0730-1383
Feeding a Family of Five: Role Playing the Great Depression.
Riney-Kehrberg, Pamela
Teaching History: A Journal of Methods, v22 n2 p59-63 Fall 1997
Describes an assignment for an undergraduate U. S. history class that combined role playing and research. The class was directed to use depression-era materials (newspapers, magazine articles, pamphlets, cookbooks) and plan a menu to feed a family of five on $2.50 a week (the amount provided by relief agencies). (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
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