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Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
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Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
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Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8
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Lies My Teacher Told me, Chapters 5-8

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Summary of James Loewen's 5-8th chapters of "Lies my Teacher Told me"

Summary of James Loewen's 5-8th chapters of "Lies my Teacher Told me"

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  • 1. Loewen Chapters 5-8<br />James T Dabbagian<br />CSU Long Beach<br />
  • 2. Gone with the wind<br />
  • 3. The interpretation of slavery in textbooks<br />
  • 4. CHOCOLATE RAIN<br />
  • 5. Most of our popular culture is blended with race in some form<br />
  • 6.
  • 7. Question One<br />How is this examination of this chapter ethnographic in a sense?<br />
  • 8. Question Two<br />Does Ethnocentrism play a role? If So, how?<br />
  • 9. Abraham Lincoln and John Brown<br />
  • 10. The disappearance of Anti-racism in textbooks<br />
  • 11. Sane<br />
  • 12. INsane<br />
  • 13. Several textbooks from 1890 to 1970 treated John Brown as insane<br />
  • 14. Abraham Lincoln<br />
  • 15. Anti-racist<br />
  • 16. I should like to know if taking this old Declaration of Independence, which declares that all men are equal upon principle, and making exceptions to it: Where will it stop? <br />
  • 17. Not a one.<br />
  • 18. Most of Lincoln’s anti-racist remarks are left out by authors. <br />
  • 19. Questions?<br />Does Ethnocentrism play a role in leaving out Brown and Lincoln? If so, how?<br />What does the portrayal of these individuals in these textbooks say about our culture?<br />
  • 20. The Land of Opportunity<br />
  • 21. Social Class<br />
  • 22. Misrepresentations of the poor and working class<br />
  • 23. The middle class has only gotten better. <br />
  • 24. We’re all part of the middle class!<br />
  • 25. Bull.<br />
  • 26. Social class is still present<br />
  • 27. But history writers don’t write about it.<br />
  • 28. Cultural Materialism<br />
  • 29. How does it work?<br />
  • 30. Watching Big Brother<br />
  • 31.
  • 32. The same state as 1789<br />
  • 33. Morality Play<br />
  • 34. America: Protector of liberty, Truth, Democracy, and the world. <br />
  • 35. Business Influence gets left out<br />
  • 36. Halliburton<br />
  • 37. The Oil industry<br />
  • 38. The tobacco industry<br />
  • 39. Nonexistent in high school classes.<br />
  • 40. US is the good guy, bad parts go blank.<br />
  • 41. Questions<br />Ethnocentrism plays another role here. Why?<br />Is it Americentric?<br />
  • 42. General Questions<br />What are these chapters? Are they positivist? Interpretive? <br />Is the writing itself guilty of bias?<br />Are textbook writers postmodern? Do they integrate ideas of race and other issues well? Why?<br />If not postmodern, what are they?<br />

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