The Resource The Organization of American Historians and the writing and teaching of American history, edited by Richard S. Kirkendall

The Organization of American Historians and the writing and teaching of American history, edited by Richard S. Kirkendall

Label
The Organization of American Historians and the writing and teaching of American history
Title
The Organization of American Historians and the writing and teaching of American history
Statement of responsibility
edited by Richard S. Kirkendall
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This century-long history of the Organization of American Historians-and its predecessor, the Mississippi Valley Historical Association-explores the thinking and writing by professional historians on the history of the United States. It looks at the organization itself, and pedagogical approaches and critical interpretations as played out in association publications, annual conferences, and advocacy efforts
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
973.007
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E172.O74
LC item number
O74 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The Organization of American Historians and the writing and teaching of American history, edited by Richard S. Kirkendall
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""PART I: THE INSTITUTIONAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF THE MVHAâ€?OAH""; ""1 The Rise of a Modern and Democratic Learned Society""; ""2 The Mississippi Valley Historical Association, 1907â€?1952""; ""3 From the MVHA to the OAH, 1951â€?1981""; ""4 The OAH in Troublesome Times, 1980â€?2000""; ""5 One Hundred Years of History: Extraordinary Change, Persistent Challenges""; ""PART II: THE MVHAâ€?OAH AND THE FIELDS OF HISTORY""; ""6 The Most Appropriate Subjects for Study""; ""7 The Persistence of Political History""
  • ""17 Womenâ€?s History: From Neglect to Prominence and to Integration""""18 The Presence of Native American History""; ""19 The Wild One: Environmental History as Redheaded Stepchild""; ""20 The History That Dare Not Speak Its Name""; ""21 How Discipline Change Happens""; ""PART III: EDITING THE JOURNAL""; ""22 A Learned Journal Adjusts to Change""; ""23 Editing and the Challenges of Specialization, Audiences, Sites of Practice""; ""24 Putting Together American History""; ""25 Becoming the Editor""; ""PART IV: THE MVHAâ€?OAH AND THE TEACHING OF HISTORY""
  • ""26 The Shouldering of Responsibilities""""27 The MVHA and Teaching: A Strained Relationship""; ""28 Why a Focus on Teaching Day?""; ""29 The OAH and the Community College Professoriate""; ""30 The Recent Years""; ""31 A Plea for Equality""; ""PART V: THE MVHAâ€?OAH AND PUBLIC HISTORY""; ""32 Public History: Past and Present""; ""33 Historians in the Federal Government""; ""34 Discovering Public History in an Unlikely Place: UC, Santa Barbara, 1976 and After""; ""35 Public History and the Academy: A Continuum of Practice""; ""PART VI: PRESIDENTIAL MEMORIES""
  • ""36 The Sitting President Looks Onâ€?Uncomfortably""""37 The Transformation of the Annual Meeting""; ""38 The Warm Memories of a Life Member""; ""39 The Third Woman in the Presidency""; ""40 The OAH in Philadelphia: The Musical""; ""41 Historyâ€?s Public Function""; ""42 The OAH in St. Louis: The Protest""; ""Afterword""; ""Appendix: The Officers, 1907â€?2012""; ""Notes on Contributors""
  • ""8 The Continental Empire and the Global Power""""9 Economic History and American Historians: From Integration to Segregation in One Century""; ""10 The Battle for Military History: Success or Failure?""; ""11 The Challenges to Traditional Histories""; ""12 Social History and Intellectual History""; ""13 The Long and Influential Life of Social History in the MVHR and the JAH""; ""14 The MVHR, the JAH, and Intellectual History: From Margin to Mainstream""; ""15 Immigration and the Tattered Narrative of Progressive History""; ""16 The Slow Rise to Prominence of African American History""
Control code
ocn721910440
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 373 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283349017
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37516619
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)721910440
  • oso0199830339

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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