ERIC Number: EJ602766
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999-Aug
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Historians and Policy Making. Review Essay.
Rury, John L.
American Journal of Education, v107 n4 p321-27 Aug 1999
Reviews "History and Educational Policy Making," which includes several essays written over time by one author. The general theme is history informing policy decisions. The essays provide capsule histories of particular federal programs, demonstrating how politics have intervened to dictate policies inconsistent with history or research results. They also discuss systemic reform and address contemporary concerns in federal educational policy. (SM)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles
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