March 1988

Volume 26, Number 3
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

Washington Notes

  • Washington Notes
    by Samuel R. Gammon

Teaching Innovations

Contributing Editor: Jeanette Lauer and Mildred Alpern

  • What Are the Responsibilities of the Colleges and Universities to the Schools?
    by Ron Briley


  • Bill Moyer's Documentary Traces the History of U.S. Covert Operations
    by Robert Brent Toplin
  • Chinese Historians in the United States
  • A Revival for History?


  • Tilting at Windmills or Harnessing Their Power More Efficiently: Assessment in the History Major
    by Michael H. Galgano

AHA Activities

  • Council News
  • Addendum on Policies and Procedures
  • Thank You

Letters to the Editor

  • Mary Beth Norton
  • Benjamin W. Wright Jr.
  • Sina Dubovoj
  • Joy Evans
  • Stuart McGehee
  • Barbara J. Fields

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller