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ERIC Number: EJ892325
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 1
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1085-4908
Rorty's Social Theory and the Narrative of U.S. History Curriculum
Goodman, Jesse; Montgomery, Sarah; Ables, Connie
Education and Culture, v26 n1 Article 3 2010
This paper explores the implications for creating a U.S. history narrative from a Rortyan perspective. First, we review Rorty's social theory. Second, we discuss implications of his ideas regarding the creation of a U.S. history narrative based upon his ideas. Finally, we examine two concerns that would likely emerge if a Rortyan U.S. history curriculum was taught in our public schools.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
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Language: English
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