May 1988

Volume 26, Number 5
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

  • Teaching Psychohistory
    by David R. Beisel


  • News Briefs

From the NEH

  • Wraps-His-Tail Rebellion Recalled in Montana
    by Kitty Belle Deer Nose, Mardell Plainfeather, and Tim Bernardis
  • Testimony on Behalf of the National Endowment for the Humanities before a House Subcommittee
    by Stephen Nissenbaum


  • AHA Bicentennial Project in World History: Proposal
    by John F. Richards

AHA Activities

  • Guidelines for Editorial Procedures and Practices
  • AHA Grant Awards for 1988
  • Conference on Women in the Progressive Era
    by Mary Grassick
  • Current and Anticipated Accomplishments of Project '87

Letters to the Editor

  • Linda Frey
  • Jackson K. Putnam

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller