ERIC Number: EJ458429
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Foot Soldier in Academia: Jacob C. Meyer, Historian.
Gelfand, Lawrence E.
History Teacher, v25 n3 p279-92 May 1992
Describes the life and beliefs of Jacob C. Meyer, a history teacher of the author. Suggests that although Meyer's lack of publication dooms him to be forgotten, he is in other ways a memorable person. Includes Meyer's education, experience as a conscientious objector during World War I, and efforts at reforming the Mennonite Church. (DK)
Descriptors: Biographies, Church Role, Democracy, Educational History, Higher Education, Historiography, History Instruction, International Relations, Promotion (Occupational), Publish or Perish Issue, Religion, Speeches, Teacher Background, Teacher Characteristics, Teacher Student Relationship, World War I
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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