Teaching International Affairs with Cases: Cross-National Perspectives

Teaching International Affairs with Cases: Cross-National Perspectives

by Karen A Mingst, Katsuhiko Mori
     
 
This book introduces intellectual and pedagogical issues of teaching international affairs interactively. The contributors, all scholars and teachers, cite their experiences with using cases in different national settings and in teaching American students both about other geographical areas and global issues. The cases written for this volume are non-American centered

Overview

This book introduces intellectual and pedagogical issues of teaching international affairs interactively. The contributors, all scholars and teachers, cite their experiences with using cases in different national settings and in teaching American students both about other geographical areas and global issues. The cases written for this volume are non-American centered, enabling students to examine the interdisciplinary material cross-nationally. 215 pp.

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Introduces secondary school teachers and trainers of official policy makers to intellectual and pedagogical problems with an interactive approach to teaching international affairs using case studies. Contributors share their experiences in China, Japan, and Australia and in teaching American and non-American students about other geographical areas and global issues. The cases themselves are non-American centered. The 14 studies were presented at a meeting in Makuhari, Japan, in September 1996. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813390147
Publisher:
Westview Press
Publication date:
09/04/1997
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.31(w) x 9.33(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1470L (what's this?)

Meet the Author

Karen A. Mingst is chair and professor of political science at the University of Kentucky. Margaret P. Karns is professor of political science at the University of Dayton.

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