Document Type

Thesis

Date of Degree Completion

1964

Degree Name

Master of Education (MEd)

Department

Education

Committee Chair

Donald J. Murphy

Second Committee Member

Thelma C. Wilson

Third Committee Member

Maurice L. Pettit

Abstract

The purpose of this study is to (1) ascertain from the literature a number of key core values basic to an understanding of American democracy and (2) to enumerate various counts from United States History, which could be used with elementary school pupils to develop an understanding of these core values.