January 1987

Volume 25, Number 1
Contents of the online edition

Editor: Marilyn Cole Finley
Editorial Assistant and EIB Editor: Kathy Koziara-Herbert

The following articles were published in the print version of Perspectives, but have not been converted to digital form. If interest is expressed, we may be able to convert earlier articles as time and rights permissions allow. Please send requests to perspectives@historians.org.

Washington Notes

  • Washington Notes
    by Samuel R. Gammon

Teaching Innovations

Contributing Editor: Robert Blackey

  • The History of Science and the Survey Course in American History
    by John W. Servos
  • Tips on Teaching


  • Conference Report on "Leopold von Ranke and the Shaping of the Historical Discipline"
    by James M. Powell

AHA Activities

  • Report of the AHA Nominating Committee
    by Peter Stansky
  • How Fares History? A Personal and Impressionistic Report
    by Carl N. Degler

From NEH

  • Teaching Alliance Wins Foundation Support in Minnesota
    by Marjorie Bingham

In Focus

  • Remembering Oxford and Yale before the Great War
    by Warren O. Ault

1987 Annual Meeting

  • Final Call for Papers


  • Executive Privilege Redux: Tricky Business
    by Stanley I. Kutler
  • The Historian's Dilemma
    by Frances Richardson Keller

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller