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History on trial

Gary B. Nash

History on trial

culture wars and the teaching of the past

by Gary B. Nash

  • 210 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • History -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Standards -- United States.,
    • History -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Standards -- United States.,
    • Culture conflict -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGary B. Nash, Charlotte Crabtree, Ross E. Dunn.
      ContributionsCrabtree, Charlotte A., Dunn, Ross E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLB1582.U6 N37 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvi, 320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3581919M
      LC Control Number2002278395

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      The authors of History on Trial, three of the many developers of this project, chronicle the challenges involved in such a task, reveal the complexity of setting standards in such a value-laden project, and record the battles that resulted. Although nonfiction, History on Trial bears the mark of high political drama. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for P. S.: History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier by Deborah E. Lipstadt (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

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Lipstadt, a renowned Jewish studies professor at Emery University was sued for libel by British author and holocaust denier David Irving, who alleged that Lipstadt calling him a denier in one of her books /5. History on Trial is not the first book about the Lipstadt’s story is more History on trial book, compelling and intriguing.

San Francisco Chronicle A compelling book, History on Trial is memoir and courtroom drama, a work of historical and legal : HarperCollins Publishers. In History on Trial, authors Gary B. Nash, Charlotte Crabtree, and Ross E.

Dunn examine the controversy and criticism over how our nation's history should be taught, culminating in the debate about National History Standards. The book chronicles a media war spearheaded by/5. History on Trial. We'd love you to buy this book, and hope you find this page convenient in locating a place of purchase.

The broadest selection of online bookstores. The links will take you to the Web site's homepage. From there you can navigate to the title. History on trial book   By John Wear Background to David Irving’s Lawsuit David Irving was viciously smeared by the media after his testimony at the Ernst Zündel trial.

Irving’s books disappeared from many bookshops, he sustained huge financial losses, and he was ultimately labeled as a “Holocaust denier”.1 The harassment campaign against David Irving included. “Immensely readable. History on Trial restores one’s faith in the power of good scholarship.” (Washington Times) “A compelling book, History on Trial is memoir and courtroom drama, a work of historical and legal import.

” (Jewish Week) “Resonant.” (Baltimore Sun)/5(69). "A well-paced, expertly detailed and fascinating account of the trial process."--Daniel Jonah Goldhagen, Washington Post Book World "A fascinating and meritorious work of legal--and moral--history."--Kirkus Reviews (Starred) "Lipstadt gives a detailed account of the trial that never loses its suspense, readability or momentum.

Or humor."(49). The story is also told in her book, HISTORY ON TRIAL. Having previously made sobering visits to the concentration camp sites at Dachau, Mauthausen and Auschwitz, I felt this book to be required reading.

HISTORY ON TRIAL is pages long, if you add "Acknowledgments" and "Notes"/5(57). Denial, previously published as History on Trial, is Lipstadt’s riveting, blow-by-blow account of this singular legal battle, which resulted in a formal denunciation of a Holocaust denier that crippled the movement for years to come.

Lipstadt’s victory was proclaimed on the front page of major news/5(2). LibraryThing Review User Review - charlie68 - LibraryThing. I read the book after watching the movie Denial wanting more details on the actual trial.

While the movie is quite true to what actually happened, it condenses a lot.4/5(6). In her acclaimed book Denying the Holocaust, Deborah Lipstadt called putative WWII historian David Irving "one of the most dangerous spokespersons for Holocaust denial." A prolific author of books on Nazi Germany who has claimed that more people died in Ted Kennedy's car at Chappaquiddick than in the gas chambers at Auschwitz, Irving 4/5(6).

These arguments are echoed in a more reductive form by Norman Finkelstein in his forthcoming book The Holocaust Industry, which was prefigured by his hostile review of Daniel Goldhagen's Hitler's Willing Executioners in the New Left Review in mid Finkelstein, a left-wing and anti-Zionist political scientist.

Holocaust History on Trial. Author: Deborah E. Lipstadt; Publisher: HarperCollins ISBN: Category: History Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In her acclaimed book Denying the Holocaust, Deborah Lipstadt called David Irving, a prolific writer of books on World War II, “one of the most dangerous spokespersons for Holocaust denial.”.

Three meticulous observers explore who decides what history gets taught to high-school students, with close attention to the current controversy over multiculturalism. When Lynne Cheney was head of the National Endowment for the Humanities, her organization funded a large and ambitious project to develop national standards for the study of history in high : Gary B.

Nash. Presenting the history standards as a textbook from which kids would study rather than a framework that teachers might voluntarily use as a resource, he began tearing pages out of a history book.

"Here's Paul Revere. He's gone," exclaimed Limbaugh as a crumpled page hit the TV studio floor. "Here's George Washington as president. History on Trial restores one’s faith in the power of good scholarship.” - Washington Times.

“A compelling book, History on Trial is memoir and courtroom drama, a work of historical and legal import. Absorbing account of the famed libel trial, in London, that brought the whole enterprise of Holocaust denial to the bench.

In Denying the Holocaust (), Lipstadt (History/Emory Univ.) described British historian David Irving as “a Hitler partisan wearing blinkers,” a man who “on some level seems to conceive himself as carrying on Hitler’s legacy.”. HISTORY ON TRIAL: My Day in Court with David Irving.

In a much-publicized case, David Irving, the author of numerous books about WWII, sued Emory University historian Lipstadt and her British publisher, Penguin, for libel.

Download History On Trial in PDF and EPUB Formats for free. History On Trial Book also available for Read Online, mobi, docx and mobile and kindle reading. History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving by Deborah E.

Lipstadt. In her acclaimed book Denying the Holocaust, Deborah Lipstadt called putative WWII historian David Irving "one of the most dangerous spokespersons for Holocaust denial." A prolific author of books on Nazi Germany who has claimed that more people died in Ted.

History on Trial by Deborah E. Lipstadt,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K).About History on Trial. WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION "A deeply informed, balanced, and compelling book." —Los Angeles Times In History on Trial, authors Gary B.

Nash, Charlotte Crabtree, and Ross E. Dunn examine the controversy and criticism over how our nation’s history should be taught, culminating in the debate about National History book .