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Issue-centered civic education in middle schools

Issue-centered civic education in middle schools

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Published by ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education in Bloomington, IN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civics -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States.,
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIssue centered civic education in middle schools
    Statementby Thomas S. Vontz and William A. Nixon.
    SeriesERIC digest -- EDO-SO-1999-3, ERIC digest (Bloomington, Ind.) -- EDO-SO-99-03.
    ContributionsNixon, William A., ERIC Clearinghouse for Social Studies/Social Science Education.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17137269M

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