ERIC Number: ED167781
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978-Dec
Summaries of Research and Development Activities in Agricultural Education, 1977-1978. United States of America.
Mannebach, Alfred J., Comp.
This compilation includes abstracts of 140 research and development studies in agricultural education completed during the period July 1, 1977 to June 30, 1978. Thirty-three of the completed studies represent staff research, fifty-six represent master's theses, and fifty-one represent doctoral dissertations. Studies are arranged alphabetically by state and alphabetically by author within states. Entries contain the purpose, method, and findings of the research and development activities. A comprehensive subject index, utilizing ERIC descriptors, is included; among the topics included are Adult Education, Agribusiness, Curriculum, Economics, Employment, Forestry, Leadership, Program Development, Work Attitudes, etc. Studies reported as being in progress during 1978-79 are also compiled. They are arranged alphabetically by state and by author within states. In progress were fifty-two staff studies, forty-seven master's theses, and twenty-seven doctoral dissertations. A listing (by ED numbers) of where to find previous summaries of studies in agricultural education is also included. (CSS)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Agricultural Education, Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Annotated Bibliographies, Attitudes, College Students, Curriculum, Curriculum Development, Developing Nations, Educational Development, Educational Needs, Educational Research, Evaluation, Extension Agents, Extension Education, Horticulture, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Program Descriptions, Program Development, Program Evaluation, Research Projects, Student Organizations, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods, Vocational Education, Vocational Education Teachers, Youth Programs
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Vocational Education Research Association, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Connecticut Univ., Storrs. Dept. of Higher, Technical, and Adult Education.
Note: For related documents see ED 114 635, ED 134 707, and ED 151 532