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Alternative perspectives on Vietnam

Alternative perspectives on Vietnam

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Published by Inter-university Committee for Debate on Foreign Policy in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Vietnam
    • Subjects:
    • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Congresses.,
    • Vietnam -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEdited by Elizabeth Converse, Herbert C. Kelman, and Edward L. Vandenberg.
      ContributionsConverse, Elizabeth, ed., Kelman, Herbert C., ed., Vandenberg, Edward L., ed., Inter-university Committee for Debate on Foreign Policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS557.3 .A48
      The Physical Object
      Pagination82 p.
      Number of Pages82
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4945811M
      LC Control Number76373546

      The scale of Indian participation, however, went far beyond these figures. It offers novel ways of integrating the history of economics into the curriculum, both in history of economic thought modules and in other sub-disciplines. Not only will students become more informed about the course of the war and the varied experiences of its participants; they will also acquire a sensitivity toward, and an appreciation of, the contributions of people traditionally excluded from mainstream histories. But Leslie H. Globalizing labour history from the thirteenth to the twenty-first centuries, she sheds light on the complex coexistence of multiple forms of labour on the local and the world levels.

      This is in contrast to professional development that: is stage or subject-specific; addresses a part of teaching practice only; requires ongoing provision of external expertise; and is highly prescriptive of practice. Because of its enormous significance, the First World War serves as a landmark event in history courses in America's schools. Despite reform efforts, regular government reviews and ongoing calls for change, progress in addressing our most significant challenges is often slow and solutions continue to elude us. Of all the education systems that scored highest on the index of professionalism, seven were in Europe and the Netherlands placed fourth in this group.

      Notes 1. Other more original approaches included a special section on the role of women in the war Book A, ; Book C, ; Book E, ; exercises that required a brief analysis of primary source material Book A,; Book B, ; Book E, ; Book F, ; and information linking geographic content to the study of history Book C, ; Book D, ; Book E, He enlisted in the Army upon receiving his draft notice and was soon sent to Vietnam. While this last challenge resonates with the aspirations of many countries, and policy direction of initiatives like Teach for America, Gore et al. One answer is, of course, that PISA is not the be-all and end-all of educational assessment.


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