higher learning http://wamc.org en Herbert London: The National Association of Scholars Report on American History http://wamc.org/post/herbert-london-national-association-scholars-report-american-history <p></p><p>Although conservatives reflexively assume race, class and gender dominate American history, there is now incontrovertible evidence that this assumption is true.&nbsp; In a careful study of U.S. history courses at the University of Texas and Texas A &amp; M University, the National Association of Scholars recently released report indicates that race, class and gender tend to crowd out the teaching of other perspectives.&nbsp; This form of thematically skewed teaching leads to an incomplete knowledge of American history, an ignorance transmitted from one generation to the next.</p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 17:32:00 +0000 Herbert London 56349 at http://wamc.org