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annotated bibliography of American biography for correlation with the social studies program for junior high school
|Title:||An annotated bibliography of American biography for correlation with the social studies program for junior high school.||
Moore, Valona, author
Gregory, Agnes, professor directing thesis.
Florida State University, degree granting institution
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Publisher:||Florida State University|
|Place of Publication:||Tallahassee, Florida|
|Extent:||1 online resource (ii, 56 leaves)|
|Abstract/Description:||"The social studies are a very important aspect of the present day curriculum. But the past in order to have meaning for this generation must be re-interpreted by them in terms of their environmental, moral, social, economic, and political needs. Thus historical knowledge gives perspective and serves as a point of departure for building today and tomorrow's practices in government, religion, and social living. Reading about the lives of leaders in various realms of American life can make history more enjoyable as well as more realistic. As a librarian the writer would like to see biography used more widely as a correlative material to stimulate greater interest in the social studies. Consequently the purpose of this paper is: (1) to suggest the value of biography in developing desirable social concepts and democratic principles which will benefit the student in his daily living as well as make it possible for him to become a better citizen of tomorrow's world; and (2) to suggest biographies suitable for correlation with junior high school social studies"--Introduction.|
|Bibliography Note:||Includes bibliographical references (leaves 55-56).|
"Submitted to the Graduate Council of Florida State University in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts."
Advisor: Agnes Gregory, Professor Directing Paper.
Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
|Persistent Link to This Record:||http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_historic_akd9293|
Moore, V. (1951). An annotated bibliography of American biography for correlation with the social studies program for junior high school. Retrieved from http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_historic_akd9293