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America’s Geographic Illiteracy

Citation

Birdsall, Stephen S. (1986). America's Geographic Illiteracy. Focus, 36(2), 1.

Abstract

Each new flurry of publicity highlighting the appalling geographic ignorance of the average American student is greeted with mixed emotions by many geographers. On the lighter side, there is amusement, a touch of embarrassment tinged with frustration, and an amount of smug pleasure.

Reference Type

Journal Article

Year Published

1986

Journal Title

Focus

Author(s)

Birdsall, Stephen S.