ERIC Number: ED081672
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Establishment of Asian Studies Institute. Hearing before the Select Subcommittee on Education of the Committee on Education and Labor. House of Representatives.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
The report of House committee hearing on legislation to amend and extend the International Education Act of 1966 presents testimony by various students, professors, administrators, and specialists directly concerned with Asian Studies. Prepared statements and supplemental materials are also presented. The legislation proposed would provide for the establishment of an Asian Studies Institute at the University of Hawaii. The purpose of the Institute is to establish a national and international resource for academic and scholarly education, Asian history, language and culture, and for research into problems of particular concern to Asians or of interest to non-Asians. (KSM)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian Studies, Committees, Educational Legislation, Federal Government, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Foreign Culture, Government Role, International Education, Legislation, Speeches
Superintendent of Documents, U. S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C. 20402
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.