ERIC Number: EJ554658
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Edward Y. Hartshorne and the Reopening of German Universities, 1945-1946: His Personal Account.
Tent, James F.
Paedagogica Historica, v33 n1 p183-200 1997
Characterizes U.S. Edward Y. Hartshorne as a "manager of German social recovery." An instructor at Harvard University and protege of sociologist Talcott Parsons, Hartshorne was instrumental in the post-war reopening of German universities. Discusses Hartshorne's activities in military intelligence and psychological warfare, as well as the mysterious circumstances of his death. (MJP)
Descriptors: Change Agents, Comparative Education, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Context, Educational Change, Educational History, Educational Policy, Educational Theories, Foreign Countries, Foreign Culture, Higher Education, Institutional Characteristics, International Educational Exchange, Military Service, Peer Influence, Social Scientists, Universities, World War II
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Germany