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ERIC Number: EJ314708
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Finding Who and Where We Are: Can American History Tell Us?
Gagnon, Paul
American Educator: The Professional Journal of the American Federation of Teachers, v9 n1 p18-21,44 Spr 1985
Argues that history is worth studying because it alone can begin to help us find who we are and what choices we may have before us. Discusses the particular significance of history within self-governing, democratic societies. Asserts that American students must be familiar with history of other cultures and periods before Columbus. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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