Teaching and Learning History (Teaching and Learning the Humanities Series)

by Geoff Timmins

Publisher: Sage Publications Ltd

Written in English
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  • Higher & further education,
  • Teaching of a specific subject,
  • Education,
  • Education / Teaching,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Social Science,
  • Education / Adult & Continuing Education,
  • Curricula,
  • History,
  • Study and teaching (Higher)
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Number of Pages264
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Open LibraryOL10907438M
ISBN 100761947736
ISBN 109780761947738

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Knowing, Teaching, and Learning History represents a unique effort by an international group of scholars to understand the future of teaching and learning about the past.

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