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Hutcheson, Philo A. – History of Education Quarterly, 1999
Examines how Laurence Veysey, Stephen Brint, and Jerome Karabel have portrayed the community college and explores the differences between historical and historical-sociological methods. Focuses on recent historical scholarship to develop an historical framework for understanding community colleges. (CMK)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Educational History, Historians, Historical Interpretation
Birth of a Canon: The Historiography of Early Republican Educational Thought. Historiographical Essay.
Moroney, Siobhan – History of Education Quarterly, 1999
Focuses on Allen O. Hansen's "Liberalism and American Education in the Eighteenth Century" and Frederick Rudolph's "Essays on Education in the Early Republic." Explores the influence of Hansen and Rudolph on other works of educational thought. Contends that a more accurate picture of the early republic is needed. (CMK)
Descriptors: Books, Educational History, Educational Philosophy, Higher Education
Reclaiming Religion: New Historiographic Challenges in the Relationship of Religion and American Higher Education.
Eisenmann, Linda – History of Education Quarterly, 1999
Extends F. Michael Perko's literature review "Religious Higher Education in America: An Historiographic Survey" by discussing recent developments in the history of religion and U.S. higher education. Explores issues in secularization, the influence of Richard Hofstadter, the work of Julie Reuben, Douglas Sloan, George Marsden, and…
Descriptors: Catholics, Educational History, Higher Education, Historians