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A Peoples History For The Classroom

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A People's History for the Classroom

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Preface | PDF

Table of Contents | PDF

Introduction | PDF

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Preface — v

Introduction: A People’s History, A People’s Pedagogy — 1

Why Students Should Study History:
An Interview with Howard Zinn — 8

Discovering Columbus — 15

The People vs. Columbus, et al. — 21

U.S.-Mexico War Tea Party — 29

"We Take Nothing by Conquest, Thank God"
by Howard Zinn — 39

Unsung Heroes
by Howard Zinn — 51

Teaching About Unsung Heroes — 54

Lawrence, 1912: The Singing Strike — 63

Rethinking the Teaching of the Vietnam War — 81

"A School Year Like No Other"—
Eyes on the Prize: "Fighting Back: 1957-1962" — 89

Whose "Terrorism"? — 97

About the Authors — 109

June 2008