ERIC Number: EJ656783
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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A New Generation of History Textbooks.
Sewall, Gilbert T.; Emberling, Stapley W.
Society, v36 n1 p78-82 Nov-Dec 1998
A new generation of history textbooks, produced since the 1994 release of controversial national history standards, is now being reviewed by key states. These textbooks appear at a time when educational publishing is increasingly concentrated in the hands of a few huge media corporations. Discusses the business of educational publishing, which is increasingly linked to global communications corporations, examining disturbing content trends in world history. (SM)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: California; Florida; Texas