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ERIC Number: EJ515412
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-1191-162X
Eyewitness Culture and History: Primary Written Sources. The Iconoclast.
McMurtry, John
Canadian Social Studies, v29 n4 p9-11 Sum 1995
Asserts that contemporary history and historiography is "official" history that ignores the daily struggles of people for their continued survival. Argues that, while public illiteracy has nearly disappeared, individuals are ignorant of the wealth of primary-source materials of other cultures' histories. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Canada; India; Sri Lanka