History Education and the Use of Simulation/Games

  • K. Yoshihiro Kuriyama


History as a discipline has been made a sine qua non of precollege and university lower division schooling in order to foster proper citizenship in prospective new members of a society. In performing this task history has helped develop ethnocentric biases in young minds. The use of person-computer simulation may help students overcome the pitfalls of history education and acquire a sense of global interdependence.


Decision Theory Statistical Decision Environmental Planning Health Care Planning Complicated Issue 

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© Springer-Verlag Tokyo 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Yoshihiro Kuriyama
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HistoryIndiana State UniversityTerre HauteUSA

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