The Social Studies Wars: What Should We Teach the Children? / Edition 1

The Social Studies Wars: What Should We Teach the Children? / Edition 1

by Ronald Evans
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807744192
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
01/16/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
511,446
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction: The Struggle for Social Studies1
1Establishing Traditional History5
2The 1916 Compromise: The Report on Social Studies21
3Social Studies in Hard Times: Social Reconstructionism and the Educational Frontier46
4War and the War on Social Studies70
5The Cold War and the Return to Academic Study96
6The Era of the New Social Studies122
7The Runaway Train of Standards Reform149
Conclusion: The Continuing Struggle for Meaningful Learning175
References179
Index199
About the Author213

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