ERIC Number: EJ618872
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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It's Time Again for Heroes--Or Were They Ever Gone?
Sanchez, Tony R.
Social Studies, v91 n2 p58-61 Mar-Apr 2000
Considers the concept of heroes historically and currently. Explains that the media and the disillusionment in society have contributed to a confusion between celebrity and heroism. Discusses the role of the social studies educator in encouraging notions of heroism that develop effective citizenship and embody moral and ethnic heritage. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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