ERIC Number: EJ478230
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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A Territorial Imperative: The Authority of the State to Reorganize Public Schools and Districts.
Howley, Craig B.
Journal of Research in Rural Education, v9 n2 p74-83 Fall 1993
Details the legal historical influences at work on behalf of the state's authority to establish, revise, and disestablish schools and districts. Speculates on the future of the territorial basis of mass education, in light of legal battles of the past and present and the postmodern development of educational technology. (Author/KS)
Descriptors: Consolidated Schools, Court Litigation, Distance Education, Educational History, Educational Legislation, Elementary Secondary Education, Government School Relationship, Proximity, Public Education, Rural Schools, School District Reorganization, School Districts, School Location, States Powers
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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