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The Resource Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen

Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen

Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong
Title
Lies my teacher told me
Title remainder
everything your American history textbook got wrong
Statement of responsibility
James W. Loewen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history
Cataloging source
GZD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Loewen, James W
Dewey number
973.007
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E175.85
LC item number
.L64 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Indians of North America in textbooks
  • Thanksgiving Day in textbooks
  • Racism in textbooks
  • EDUCATION
  • HISTORY
  • Historiography
  • Indians of North America in textbooks
  • Racism in textbooks
  • Study skills
  • Thanksgiving Day in textbooks
  • United States
  • Indians of North America in textbooks
  • Thanksgiving Day in textbooks
  • Racism in textbooks
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First edition 1995, second edition 2007; this new paperback is not a third edition. The only new words in it are in this preface"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Watching Big Brother : what textbooks teach about the federal government
  • See no evil : choosing not to look at the War in Vietnam
  • Down the memory hole : the disappearance of the recent past
  • Progress is our most important product
  • Why is history taught like this?
  • What is the result of teaching history like this?
  • Afterword: The future lies ahead--and what to do about them
  • Introduction: Something has gone very wrong
  • Handicapped by history : the process of hero-making
  • 1493 : the true importance of Christopher Columbus
  • The truth about the first Thanksgiving
  • Red eyes
  • "Gone with the wind" : the invisibility of racism in American history textbooks
  • John Brown and Abraham Lincoln : the invisibility of antiracism in American history textbooks
  • The land of opportunity
Control code
MSTDDAPRINT1046991791
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxix, 446 pages
Isbn
9781620974674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Lies my teacher told me : everything your American history textbook got wrong, James W. Loewen
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First edition 1995, second edition 2007; this new paperback is not a third edition. The only new words in it are in this preface"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Watching Big Brother : what textbooks teach about the federal government
  • See no evil : choosing not to look at the War in Vietnam
  • Down the memory hole : the disappearance of the recent past
  • Progress is our most important product
  • Why is history taught like this?
  • What is the result of teaching history like this?
  • Afterword: The future lies ahead--and what to do about them
  • Introduction: Something has gone very wrong
  • Handicapped by history : the process of hero-making
  • 1493 : the true importance of Christopher Columbus
  • The truth about the first Thanksgiving
  • Red eyes
  • "Gone with the wind" : the invisibility of racism in American history textbooks
  • John Brown and Abraham Lincoln : the invisibility of antiracism in American history textbooks
  • The land of opportunity
Control code
MSTDDAPRINT1046991791
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxix, 446 pages
Isbn
9781620974674
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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