ERIC Number: ED213378
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
AIR 1981-82. Forum 1981 Proceedings: Toward 2001: The IR Perspective (Minneapolis, Minnesota, May 17-20). The Association for Institutional Research Directory, 1981-82.
Association for Institutional Research.
Proceedings of the 1981 Association for Institutional Research (AIR) Forum and the 1981-82 AIR Directory are presented in a single volume. General session addresses and authors from the forum are as follows: "Some Possible Revolutions by 2001" (Michael Marien); "Information, the Non-Depletive Resource" (John W. Lacey); "What's Higher about Higher Education?" (Harland Cleveland); and "An Assessment of the Past and a Look at the Future" (George Beatty, Jr.). Additionally, abstracts and summaries are presented of contributed papers, seminars, panels, workshops, and special interest/regional group meetings. Forum program participants and Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) numbers for the papers are also identified. The AIR Directory includes: constitution and by-laws; guidelines for awarding distinguished membership, emeritus, and the outstanding service award; minutes of the 1981 annual business meeting; a list of AIR committees and affiliated regional/special interest groups; an alphabetical list of members and addresses; a list of members by state, province, or country, and institutional affiliation; and data on membership by state, province, and country. This information is presented for 1,826 individual members located at 1,006 institutions in 27 countries. The membership figure represents an increase of 3.6 percent over the final count for 1980; the number of institutions represented has also increased by 3.7 percent. Of the total, 414 members (23 percent) are new to AIR as of 1980-81. Members participating in committee work also are identified. (SW)
Descriptors: Awards, Biology, College Role, Committees, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computers, Economic Factors, Educational History, Energy, Futures (of Society), Geographic Location, Global Approach, Higher Education, Institutional Research, Interdisciplinary Approach, Liberal Arts, Nuclear Warfare, Organization Size (Groups), Political Influences, Population Trends, Prediction, Problem Solving, Professional Associations, Technology Transfer, Trend Analysis, World Affairs
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Institutional Research.