Historians condemn recent attempt by Oklahoma legislature to defund AP American history curriculum for being too "negative."
At annual meeting, historians discuss ways to engage students on protests in Ferguson, Mo., and elsewhere.
New analysis suggests that time to degree for Ph.D.s may not be as lengthy as some assume, and that the key to shorter humanities doctorates may be coursework, not the dissertation.
Survey finds departments and numbers of faculty positions more stable than is widely assumed, and policies on use of digital materials for promotion absent from most institutions.
American Historical Association analysis sees drop for second year in a row.
In new book, creator of "Reacting to the Past" details history of the pedagogical technique and advocates its wider adoption.
President joins the ranks of politicians who suggest liberal arts disciplines don't lead to jobs.
After two years of gains, openings drop, and remain far below level of positions before the economic downturn.
Council of American Studies Association endorses plan to cut ties to Israeli universities and urges its members to vote for such a move.
New graduate enrollments show modest increases overall, but doctoral programs in the humanities -- where the academic job market remains tough -- are showing larger gains.
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