ERIC Number: EJ822556
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Reference Count: 32
In the Beginning--Albert McKinley and the Founding of "The Social Studies"
Keels, Oliver M.
Social Studies, v100 n1 p6-13 Jan-Feb 2009
This article discusses the founding of "The Social Studies" by Albert E. McKinley. The author briefly introduces McKinley's life and examines the evolution of the magazine. He identifies the conflicts and struggles between the historians and social studies educators for the magazine. The author concludes that the magazine has served both history and social studies well. [For a 1994 version of this article, see EJ492073.]
Descriptors: Periodicals, Historians, Social Studies, Teacher Education, Educational History, Politics of Education, Publishing Industry
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