January 1988

Volume 26, Number 1
Contents of the online edition

Editor: Marilyn Cole Finley
Editorial Assistant and EIB Editor: Catherine Felsmann

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: Jeanette Lauer and Mildred Alpern

  • Teaching a Course in Writing Biography
    by Glen Jeansonne


  • On Increasing Minority Faculty
    by Trevor L. Chandler

AHA Activities

  • Report from the AHA Nominating Committee, 1987
    by William H. Chafe
  • Editors Needed for AHA Guide


  • Responsibility over Mindset
    by Theodore H. Von Laue
  • The Academic Elite in History: An Assessment of Top-Ranked Graduate Programs
    by Jeffrey H. Bair, William E. Thompson, and Joseph V. Hickey

Annual Meeting

  • Final Call for Papers

Letters to the Editor

  • George Fishman

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller