ERIC Number: ED304974
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
History of Higher Education Newsletter, Volume 8, No. 1 and 2.
Goodchild, Lester F., Ed.; Stanton, Charles M., Ed.
History of Higher Education, v8 n1-2 Spr/Fall 1987
Three articles on the history of higher education are presented: (1) "Teaching the History of Universities," by Jurgen Herbst, concerns the need for teaching the history of higher education and suggests the broadening of efforts to introduce the history of higher education to different populations. (2) "On Writing 'To Advance Knowledge'," by Roger L. Geiger, concerns the background and rationale for the book "To Advance Knowledge," particularly the importance as a contemporary issue of the history of American research universities and the process of developing the scope of the work and researching the institutions. (3) A review of published research in the history of higher education from 1986 to 1988 consists of 91 books and 91 articles classified into five divisions--general and topical issues; biography; institutional history; curriculum; and miscellaneous. (KM)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Iowa State Univ. of Science and Technology, Ames.
Authoring Institution: Association for the Study of Higher Education.