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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 16 October 2007
  • ISBN : 9780743296281
  • Page : 444 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 107 voters

Lies My Teacher Told Me Book Summary/Review:

Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history.

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Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2007-10-16
  • ISBN : 9780743296281
GET THIS BOOKLies My Teacher Told Me

Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history.

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019
  • ISBN : 162097469X
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Lies My Teacher Told Me is one of the most important and successful American history books of our time. Now Rebecca Stefoff turns Loewen's beloved work into Lies My Teacher Told Me for Young Readers. Beginning with pre-Columbian American history and then covering characters and events as diverse as Helen Keller, the first Thanksgiving, the My Lai massacre, 9/11, and the Iraq War, Loewen's lively, provocative telling of American history is a 'counter-textbook that retells the story of the American past' (

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : James Loewen
  • Publisher : The New Press
  • Release Date : 2008-04-08
  • ISBN : 9781595586537
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Since its first publication in 1995, Lies My Teacher Told Me has gone on to win an American Book Award, the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship, and to sell over half a million copies in its various editions. What started out as a survey of the twelve leading American history textbooks has ended up being what the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an extremely convincing plea for truth in education.” In Lies My Teacher Told Me, James W. Loewen

Lies My Teacher Told Me: Young Readers’ Edition

Lies My Teacher Told Me: Young Readers’ Edition
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : The New Press
  • Release Date : 2019-04-23
  • ISBN : 9781620974858
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Now adapted for young readers ages 12 through 18, the national bestseller that makes real American history come alive in all of its conflict, drama, and complexity Lies My Teacher Told Me is one of the most important—and successful—history books of our time. Having sold nearly two million copies, the book won an American Book Award and the Oliver Cromwell Cox Award for Distinguished Anti-Racist Scholarship. Now Rebecca Stefoff, the acclaimed nonfiction children's writer who adapted Howard Zinn's bestseller A

Lies My Teacher Told Me about Christopher Columbus

Lies My Teacher Told Me about Christopher Columbus
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • ISBN : 1595589856
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An historian sets the record straight on Columbus's "discovery" of the Americas, using art and text to sum up recent revisionist thought and to debunk common myths about the European invader responsible for the deaths of thousands. Original.

Teaching What Really Happened

Teaching What Really Happened
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Teachers College Press
  • Release Date : 2018-09-07
  • ISBN : 9780807759486
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James Loewen has revised Teaching What Really Happened, the bestselling, go-to resource for social studies and history teachers wishing to break away from standard textbook retelling of the past. In addition to updating the scholarship and anecdotes throughout, the second edition features a timely new chapter entitled "Truth" that addresses how traditional and social media can distort current events and historical record. Helping students understand what really happened in the past will empower them to use history as a tool

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2022-08-11
  • ISBN : 1607512343
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Criticizes the way history is presented in current textbooks, and suggests a fresh and more accurate approach to teaching American history.

Summary of James W. Loewen's Lies My Teacher Told Me

Summary of James W. Loewen's Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : Everest Media,
  • Publisher : Everest Media LLC
  • Release Date : 2022-03-20T22:59:00Z
  • ISBN : 9781669355847
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Please note: This is a companion version & not the original book. Sample Book Insights: #1 Heroification is a process that makes people over into heroes. Through this process, our educational media turn flesh-and-blood individuals into pious, perfect creatures without conflicts, pain, credibility, or human interest. #2 Helen Keller was a radical socialist who joined the Socialist party in 1909. She had become a social radical even before she graduated from Radcliffe, and not because of any teachings available there. She became a Wobbly,

Summary of James W. Loewen's Lies My Teacher Told Me

Summary of James W. Loewen's Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : Milkyway Media
  • Publisher : Milkyway Media
  • Release Date : 2022-04-28
  • ISBN : 0987654321XXX
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Please note: This is a companion version & not the original book. Book Preview: #1 Heroification is a process that makes people over into heroes. Through this process, our educational media turn fleshandblood individuals into pious, perfect creatures without conflicts, pain, credibility, or human interest. #2 Helen Keller was a radical socialist who joined the Socialist party in 1909. She had become a social radical even before she graduated from Radcliffe, and not because of any teachings available there. She became a Wobbly, a

Lies Across America

Lies Across America
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : The New Press
  • Release Date : 2019-09-24
  • ISBN : 9781620974933
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A fully updated and revised edition of the book USA Today called “jim-dandy pop history,” by the bestselling, American Book Award–winning author "The most definitive and expansive work on the Lost Cause and the movement to whitewash history." —Mitch Landrieu, former mayor of New Orleans From the author of the national bestseller Lies My Teacher Told Me, a completely updated—and more timely than ever—version of the myth-busting history book that focuses on the inaccuracies, myths, and lies

Summarized and Analyzed: Lies My Teacher Told Me

Summarized and Analyzed: Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : Student World
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-05-28
  • ISBN : 1521389179
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According to the author, he decided to have his present book "Lies My Teacher Told Me" published primarily because he wanted to have these twelve text books changed. Since the book obviously criticizes publisher, teachers, readers, and even government officials for failing in their responsibility of giving proper education to students, the book has remained controversial since its publication.

Lies My Teacher Told Me

Lies My Teacher Told Me
  • Author : Clyde Wilson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016-01-07
  • ISBN : 0692613285
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In this hard-hitting collection of 4 essays, Dr Wilson cuts straight to the chase: YOU WERE LIED TO! You were lied to about the nature, character, and cause of the American "Civil War," but that is just the start. The entire South-its people, culture, history, customs, both past and present-has been and continues to be lied about and demonized by the unholy trinity of the American establishment: Academia, Hollywood, and the Media. In the midst of the anti-South hysteria currently infecting

Reinventing Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Reinventing Pedagogy of the Oppressed
  • Author : James D. Kirylo
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • ISBN : 9781350117204
GET THIS BOOKReinventing Pedagogy of the Oppressed

Since its publication in 1968 Paulo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed has maintained its relevance well into the 21st century. This book showcases the multitude of ways in which Freire's most celebrated work is being reinvented by contemporary, educators, activists, teachers, and researchers. The chapters cover topics such as: spirituality, teacher identity and education, critical race theory, post-truth, academic tenure, prison education, LGBTQ educators, critical pedagogy, posthumanism and indigenous education. There are also chapters which explore Freire's work in relation to

The Truth about Columbus

The Truth about Columbus
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • ISBN : 1565840089
GET THIS BOOKThe Truth about Columbus

An historian sets the record straight on Columbus's "discovery" of the Americas, using art and text to sum up recent revisionist thought and to debunk common myths about the European invader responsible for the deaths of thousands. Original.

Social Science in the Courtroom

Social Science in the Courtroom
  • Author : James W. Loewen
  • Publisher : Free Press
  • Release Date : 1982
  • ISBN : STANFORD:36105043760961
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