ERIC Number: EJ588771
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Teaching Controversial Topics: Iconography and the Confederate Battle Flag in the South.
Leib, Jonathan I.
Journal of Geography, v97 n4/5 p229-40 Jul-Oct 1998
Discusses strategies for teaching controversial topics through an examination of the cultural and political geographic concept of iconography using as an example the recent debates over flying the Confederate flag this decade in the American South. Conveys that there is not a conclusive model or solution to teaching controversial topics. (CMK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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