Whitewashing War: Historical Myth, Corporate Textbooks and Possibilities for Democratic Education

Teaching Critically about the “Myth of War”

Perry M. Marker

Abstract


Essay review of Whitewashing War - Historical Myth, Corporate Textbooks, and Possibilities for Democratic Education by Christopher R. Leahey. Foreword by E. Wayne Ross. Teachers College Press, Columbia University, 2010.

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Keywords


Curriculum; War; Textbooks; Democratic Education; Corporate Education Reform; Social Studies Education; Book Review; Democratic Education

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