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The Last Day of Civilization

by Willard J. Jacobson - 1982

A narrative account of what might occur the first day of a nuclear war is interspersed with facts about the nuclear arms race and about the destructive power of weapons already stockpiled in the United States and the Soviet Union. A plea is made for preserving civilization from such a catastrophe. (Source: ERIC)

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 84 Number 1, 1982, p. 240-254
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 799, Date Accessed: 6/20/2021 6:05:05 AM

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  • Willard Jacobson
    Teachers College, Columbia University
    WILLARD J. JACOBSON is professor of natural sciences at Teachers College, Columbia University. He is an organizer of the Seminar on Education for Peace, Disarmament, and the Control of Nuclear Weapons at Teachers College, and he is the national research coordinator for the Second International Science Study. His most recent books are Population Education—A Knowledge Base and Science for Children.
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