Overview of the American Forum for Global Education records

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Overview of the American Forum for Global Education records

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2008
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid created derived from MARC record by Aileen Shon.
© 2008 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: American Forum for Global Education records,
Dates: 1969-1989
Collection Number: 86036
Creator: American Forum for Global Education.
Collection Size: 429 manuscript boxes (171.6 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, minutes, conference papers, financial records, grant proposals, curricular material, and printed matter, relating to education in the United States, international understanding, the promotion of study of foreign languages, analysis of the causes of conflict and war, and prospects for peace. Includes records of the American Forum's predecessor organizations, Global Perspectives in Education, and the National Council on Foreign Language and International Studies, and of the Center for War/Peace Studies.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

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Publication Rights

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], American Forum for Global Education records, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1986.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

American nonprofit organization for promotion of internationalism in education.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, reports, memoranda, studies, minutes, conference papers, financial records, grant proposals, curricular material, and printed matter, relating to education in the United States, international understanding, the promotion of study of foreign languages, analysis of the causes of conflict and war, and prospects for peace. Includes records of the American Forum's predecessor organizations, Global Perspectives in Education, and the National Council on Foreign Language and International Studies, and of the Center for War/Peace Studies.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Education--United States.
International education.
International relations.
Peace.
War.
Language and languages--Study and teaching.
Center for War/Peace Studies (New York, N.Y.)
Global Perspectives in Education, inc.
National Council on Foreign Language and International Studies (U.S.)