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Teaching economics in American history

George Glenn Dawson

Teaching economics in American history

a teacher"s manual for secondary schools

by George Glenn Dawson

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Published by Joint Council on Economic Education in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economics -- Study and teaching -- United States,
  • United States -- History -- Study and teaching

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCenter for Economic Education Teaching Collection.
    StatementGeorge G. Dawson and Edward C. Prehn.
    ContributionsPrehn, Edward C.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination100 p. ;
    Number of Pages100
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13572372M
    OCLC/WorldCa839949

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Discussion questions, varying in difficulty, follow the introduction. Finally, a wide range of activities is described for each topic. The book concludes with a 3-page bibliography of general works on basic economics and American economic history, economic textbooks, reference works, and books on methods of teaching economics or history.

(RM). Discussion questions, varying in difficulty, follow the introduction. Finally, a wide range of activities is described for each topic. The book concludes with a 3-page bibliography of general works on basic economics and American economic history, economic textbooks, reference works, and books on methods of teaching economics or history.

(RM)Author: George G. Dawson, Edward C. Prehn. New York, N.Y. (Two Park Ave., New York ): Joint Council on Economic Education, © Edition/Format: Print book: English: 2nd edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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