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2012-03-19 23:03:06

Emphasis on primary sources and rich discussion develops student intellect in Eric Cunningham´s classroom. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) March 19, 2012 Milestone Documents is helping educators find new paths to developing the critical thinking skills of their students by showcasing history educator Eric Cunningham´s classroom strategy. A case study newly added to http://www.milestonedocuments.com details the Gonzaga University associate professor´s heavy emphasis on lecture,...

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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'