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ERIC Number: ED541194
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1919
Pages: 123
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Educational Periodicals during the Nineteenth Century. Bulletin, 1919, No. 28
Davis, Sheldon Emmor
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior
This study includes consideration of periodicals for the promotion of public school education, those which deal with the history or scientific study of education, or the technique of schoolroom work, improvement of teachers and general school news. The principal source of information, fully indicated in the bibliography, has been the periodicals themselves, of which about 1,400 volumes have been examined, two-thirds of this number being studied in detail. Following an introduction, the following chapters are included: (1) Antecedents and beginnings; (2) The function of educational periodicals; (3) School journals specialized to meet local needs; (4) Editors and contributors; (5) Specialization of content; (6) A study of content; (7) A study of circulation; (8) Sources and character of support; and (9) Summary and present tendencies. A list of educational periodicals, a Bibliography, and a list of educational periodicals published in May, 1917 are included. (Contains 14 tables. Individual chapters contain footnotes.) [Best copy available has been provided.]
Bureau of Education, Department of the Interior.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Research
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Education (ED)
Identifiers - Location: France; Germany; United Kingdom; United States