Education Programs: Institutes for Higher Education Faculty

Period of Performance

9/1/1978 - 2/28/1980

Funding Totals

$17,681.81 (approved)
$17,681.81 (awarded)

Contemporary Issues in Agriculture

FAIN: EH-*0631-78

Iowa State University of Science and Technology (Ames, IA 50011-2000)
James W. Schwartz (Project Director: November 1977 to October 1990)

To support development of a graduate cross-disciplinary course examining and analyzing agricultural issues from various perspectives.

To organize a graduate cross-disciplinary course that would examine and analyze contemporary issues in agriculture from the perspectives of a professional journalist, graduate students from disciplines in the sciences and humanities, and cooperating professors from traditional humanistic fields.