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The Resource History education in the formation of social identity : toward a culture of peace, Karina V. Korostelina

History education in the formation of social identity : toward a culture of peace, Karina V. Korostelina

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History education in the formation of social identity : toward a culture of peace
Title
History education in the formation of social identity
Title remainder
toward a culture of peace
Statement of responsibility
Karina V. Korostelina
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Despite the widespread acknowledgement that how people and groups understand their history plays a key role in the formation of their social identity, there has heretofore been only limited research on the mechanisms that bring this about. This book examines the critical points in identity formation that history education helps to create. It establishes how history curricula and textbooks shape the identities of their readers through their portrayals of borders and boundaries between social groups, their depictions of relations between minority and majority groups, the value systems they embody, the leaders they hold up as exemplars, and the stories they choose to tell. Korostelina shows how all these attributes of history curricula can be harnessed to reduce conflict attitudes and intentions and create a culture of peace, beginning with the history curriculum"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.43
Illustrations
charts
Index
index present
LC call number
LC196
LC item number
.K67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
History education in the formation of social identity : toward a culture of peace, Karina V. Korostelina
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781137380784
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn855607061
Label
History education in the formation of social identity : toward a culture of peace, Karina V. Korostelina
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
235 pages
Isbn
9781137380784
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2013025812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn855607061

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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