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ERIC Number: ED344713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Rural Education: January 1979-September 1991. Quick Bibliography Series. QB 92-15.
John, Patricia La Caille, Comp.
This bibliography contains 140 citations (some with annotations) for selected rural education literature entered into the AGRICOLA database between January 1979 and September 1991. The publications, all in English, include books, commission papers, journal articles, legal documents, reports, academic theses, and audiovisual materials. Each entry contains information on title, author, publisher, date and place of publication, and the call number of the National Agricultural Library. Topics related to rural education include: (1) alcohol and drug use; (2) education reform; (3) rural development; (4) economic development; (5) characteristics of rural youth and rural schools; (6) educational and occupational aspirations of rural youth; (7) community education; (8) vocational education; (9) school finance; and (10) higher education. The document includes information about document delivery services provided by the National Agricultural Library to individuals and libraries. It also contains a description of the Rural Information Center, which provides information and referral services to local government officials, community organizations, health professionals and organizations, cooperatives, libraries, and rural citizens. (KS)
Descriptors: Educational Change, Educational Finance, Elementary Secondary Education, Higher Education, Occupational Aspiration, Rural Areas, Rural Development, Rural Education, Rural Schools, Rural Youth, School Community Relationship, Vocational Education
U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Library, Public Services Division, Room 11, Beltsville, MD 20705 (QB 92-15, send self-addressed gummed label).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Agricultural Library, Beltsville, MD.