ERIC Number: EJ623964
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Thematic and Comparative Structure of the New Course.
Stearns, Peter N.
History Teacher, v32 n2 p277-81 Feb 1999
Describes the new Advanced Placement (AP) world history course, which has a global and thematic focus and emphasizes global interactions and comparative issues. Discusses the chronology used and its emphasis on global forces and developments within civilizations. Believes that world history courses should assist students in understanding how the present world emerged from the past. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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