Volume 8, Number 1, Spring 2013

Social Studies Research and Practice<< Back to Volume Index
Editors Notes
Survey of the Status of Social Studies: Development and Analysis  Paul G. Fitchett
University of North Carolina Charlotte in Charlotte, NC 

Phillip J. VanFosssen
Purdue University

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Pre-service Teachers’ Beliefs about Economics Knowledge and Teaching  Jungsoon Choi
Korea Institute for Curriculum and Institute
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An Updated Theoretical and Practical Model for Promoting Historical EmpathyJason Endacott
University of Arkansas

Sarah Brooks
Elmhurst College

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 Social Studies Content Reading about the American Revolution Enhanced with Graphic NovelsKari Bosma

Ankeny Community School District


Audrey C. Rule

University of Northern Iowa


Karla S. Krueger

University of Northern Iowa


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Analyzing Historical Photographs to Promote Civic Competence Cory Callahan

UNC Wilmington

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Deficit Crisis Simulation: Using Monopoly to Teach About the Deficit Debate Cory Wright-Maley

University of Connecticut


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I Just Want to be Heard: Developing Civic Identity through Performance Poetry Anthony Pellegrino

George Mason University


Kristien Zenkov

George Mason University


Nicholas Calamito

Fairfax County, Virginia


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What Schools Can Do to Increase Racial Acceptance? Bob Pettapiece

Wayne State University


Sabrina Smith-Campbell

Wayne State University

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Visual Arts and Social Studies: Powerful Partners in Promoting Critical Thinking Skills Paige Vitulli

University of South Alabama


Susan Pitts Santoli

University of South Alabama

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Past Looking: Using Arts as Historical Evidence in Teaching History Yonghee Suh

Old Dominion University


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Notable Books
Hidden Teens, Hidden Lives: True Stories of Teens in the HolocaustDeborah L. Morowski

Theresa M. McCormick

Auburn University


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Editors and Editorial Board

Executive Editor
Cynthia Szymanski Sunal, University of Alabama,


Janet Smith Strickland, University of West Georgia,


Managing Editor
Kristi N. Garrett, University of Alabama,