September 1987

Volume 25, Number 6
Contents of the online edition

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

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Washington Notes

  • Washington Notes
    by Samuel R. Gammon

Teaching Innovations

Contributing Editors: Jeanette Lauer and Mildred Alpern

  • Traditional or Inquiry: Why Not Use Both?
    by James D. Heffernan Jr.


  • Roses and Thorns Statement concerning Racial Incidents on American Campuses
  • Awards, Assessment, and the Constitution

From the NEH

  • "A More Perfect Union"
    by Jack Rakove


  • Affiliated Societies News

1987 Annual Meeting

  • 1987 Annual Meeting: Washington, D.C.
  • Annual Meeting: Call for Proposals

AHA Activities

  • AHA Statement on Standards of Professional Conduct
  • Quincentenary Conference
  • 1987-88 Aerospace History Fellow
  • 1987-88 J. Franklin Jameson Fellowship Awarded

Letters to the Editor

  • Alice Kessler-Harris
  • William J. Fitzgerald
  • Martha Clayton Skeeters

NCC News

  • NCC News
    by Page Putnam Miller