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Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies  Search this
Extent:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Brochures
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
circa 1978-1991
Descriptive Entry:
The records include correspondence, memoranda, announcements, publication contracts, photographs, grant information, lecture agreements, reports, brochures, research materials, resumes, and publication information for the following symposia: Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America; Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities; World Food Prize; The Muses Flee Hitler; Man and Beast Revisited; Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom; and The United States in the World. The records were maintained by Wilton S. Dillon, Director of the Division of Seminars, 1969-1970; Director of the Office of Seminars, 1971-1974; Director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars, 1974-1987; and Director of the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, 1987-1989. The records were also maintained by Carla M. Borden an assistant, specialist, Deputy Director, Associate Director, and Acting Director of the Office from 1976 to 1992.
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Public relations  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Brochures
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 495, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 495
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0495

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
9 cu. ft. (9 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Date:
1973-1979
Descriptive Entry:
The records, kept by Wilton S. Dillon, consist of correspondence, memoranda, background research material, invitations, brochures, resumes, photographs, grant information, publication contracts, symposia schedules, and other administrative records for the following events: the Nature of Scientific Discovery symposium celebrating the 500th anniversary of the birth of Copernicus, the Outlook for Space symposium, the United States in the World symposium, the Kin and Community: the Peopling of America symposium, and a number of activities celebrating the centennial of the birth of Albert Einstein.
Historical Note:
During the period 1973 to 1979, Wilton S. Dillon was director of the Office of Symposia and Seminars.
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Black-and-white photographs
Manuscripts
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 500, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 500
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0500

Videotapes

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Videotapes
Date:
1987
Descriptive Entry:
These records consist of videotapes documenting the 200th Anniversary of the Constitution of the United States. They were made in conjunction with the symposium "Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities."
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 499, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Videotapes
Identifier:
Record Unit 499
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Videotapes
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0499

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
circa 1971-1984
Descriptive Entry:
This collection includes correspondence, memoranda, brochures, announcements, background materials, audiotapes, videotapes, grant contracts, program reports, reading files, schedules, photographs, and expense reports concerning the following symposia: Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America; Family Policy Forum; Festival of India; Man and Beast Revisited; Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom, and The Nature of Scientific Discovery. This record unit also contains information about the High School Scholars at the Smithsonian program.
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Videotapes
Manuscripts
Black-and-white photographs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 496, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 496
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0496

Symposia and Seminars Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Symposia and Seminars  Search this
Extent:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Date:
1978-1986
Descriptive Entry:
These records include correspondence, memoranda, purchase orders, budget reports, addresses, invitations, brochures, lectures, fundraising information, announcements, lecturer files, and program plans for the following symposia: "The Muses Flee Hitler;" "Man and Beast Revisited;" "Festival of India;" and "Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom."
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 497, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Symposia and Seminars, Symposia and Seminars Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 497
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Symposia and Seminars Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0497

Records

Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies  Search this
Extent:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Manuscripts
Brochures
Date:
1974-1992
Descriptive Entry:
These records document program activities of the Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, such as fundraising, symposiums, and workshops. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Wilton S. Dillon and Carla M. Borden; fundraising information; and schedules, reports, planning information, invitations, brochures, and audio cassette recordings for the following symposia: "Kin and Communities: The Peopling of America"; "Completing the Food Chain"; "Constitutional Roots, Rights, and Responsibilities"; "World Food Prize"; "Canvas of Culture: Rediscovery of the Past as Adaptation for the Future"; "How Humans Adapt: A Biocultural Odyssey"; "Man and Beast Revisited"; "Road after 1984: High Technology and Human Freedom"; and "The United States in the World."
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Congresses and conventions  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Manuscripts
Brochures
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 498, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, Records
Identifier:
Record Unit 498
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Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-faru0498

Interdisciplinary Studies at the Smithsonian

Topic:
Interdisciplinary Studies at the Smithsonian (Newsletters)
Creator::
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Interdisciplinary Studies  Search this
Extent:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Newsletters
Date:
1990-1992
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of a reference set of the newsletter Interdisciplinary Studies at the Smithsonian. Materials include newsletters.
Topic:
Periodicals  Search this
Museum publications  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Museums -- Educational aspects  Search this
Genre/Form:
Newsletters
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 12-527, Smithsonian Institution, Office of Interdisciplinary Studies, Interdisciplinary Studies at the Smithsonian
Identifier:
Accession 12-527
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Interdisciplinary Studies at the Smithsonian
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa12-527

My room at the centre of the universe : a personal research journal / Elvirdo Booysen ; developed by Helene Smuts, Bronwyn Lace, Marcus Neustetter [and others]

Title:
Africa meets Africa : my room at the centre of the universe
Author:
Booysen, Elvirdo  Search this
Author:
Smuts, Helene  Search this
Lace, Bronwyn  Search this
Neustetter, Marcus  Search this
Producer:
Spiller, Guy  Search this
Publisher:
Africa meets Africa Project  Search this
Physical description:
128 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 31 cm + 1 videodisc
Type:
Video recordings
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2014
Topic:
Education, Secondary--Curricula  Search this
Archaeology--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Astronomy--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Art--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Call number:
LB1629.65.S6 B66 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1031994

Interdisciplinary art education : building bridges to connect disciplines and cultures / Mary Stokrocki, editor

Author:
Stokrocki, Mary  Search this
National Art Education Association  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 243 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Art--Study and teaching--Curricula  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Call number:
N350 .I688 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_772694

Far away and long ago : young historians in the classroom / Monica Edinger, Stephanie Fins

Author:
Edinger, Monica 1952-  Search this
Fins, Stephanie 1950-  Search this
Subject:
Dalton School (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
x, 158 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1998
C1998
Topic:
History--Study and teaching (Elementary)  Search this
Project method in teaching  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_784018

Visual culture : the study of the visual after the cultural turn / Margaret Dikovitskaya

Author:
Dikovitskaya, Margarita  Search this
Physical description:
316 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
2005
C2005
20th century
Topic:
Art and society  Search this
Culture  Search this
Visual communication  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach to knowledge  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_786900

Native art history and DBAE : an analysis of key concepts / Ann E. Calvert

Author:
Calvert, Ann Elizabeth 1951-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
Topic:
Art--Study and teaching--Methodology  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Discipline-based art education  Search this
Art education  Search this
Call number:
N7428.5 .J865
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_665168

Discipline-based art education : origins, meaning, and development / edited by Ralph A. Smith

Author:
Smith, Ralph Alexander  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 267 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Art--Study and teaching  Search this
Developmental psychology  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Call number:
N105.D57 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_443098

An integrated approach to learning / Lorraine Wilson ; with David Malmgren, Shirl Ramage and Leanne Schulz

Author:
Wilson, Lorraine  Search this
Malmgren, David  Search this
Ramage, Shirl  Search this
Schulz, Leanne  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 122 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
1991
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Call number:
LB1029.I6 W74 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457001

Writing to learn / William Zinsser

Author:
Zinsser, William Knowlton  Search this
Physical description:
x, 256 p. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1988
C1988
Topic:
English language--Rhetoric--Study and teaching  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Call number:
PE1429.Z53 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_355930

Teaching Africa : a guide for the 21st-century classroom / edited by Brandon D. Lundy and Solomon Negash

Author:
Lundy, Brandon D. 1976-  Search this
Negash, Solomon 1960-  Search this
Physical description:
vi, 299 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Date:
2013
C2013
21st century
Topic:
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Study and teaching (Higher)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1006397

New natures : joining environmental history with science and technology studies / edited by Dolly Jørgensen, Finn Arne Jørgensen, and Sara B. Pritchard

Author:
Jørgensen, Dolly 1972-  Search this
Jørgensen, Finn Arne 1975-  Search this
Pritchard, Sara B. 1972-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Date:
2013
C2013
Topic:
Human ecology--History  Search this
Nature--Effect of human beings on  Search this
Environmental sciences--Study and teaching  Search this
Science--Study and teaching  Search this
Technology--Study and teaching  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1025533

China, 5000 years : curriculum guide for educators / writtten by Diane Maas ; edited by Marilyn JS Goodman

Title:
China, five thousand years
Author:
Maas, Diane  Search this
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Physical description:
139 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1998
C1998
Topic:
Art, Chinese  Search this
Art--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Activity programs in education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_945755

Africa meets Africa : pathways through the interior : a resource for educators and students at FET Phase (grades 10 to 12) and tertiary level / written by Sven Ouzman ... [et al.] ; edited by Helene Smuts ... [et al.]

Title:
Pathways through the interior
Author:
Ouzeman, Sven  Search this
Smuts, Helene  Search this
Spiller, Guy  Search this
Africa Meets Africa Project  Search this
Physical description:
88 p. : chiefly col. ill., maps ; 21 x 30 cm. + 1 DVD
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
2011
C2011
Topic:
Education, Secondary--Curricula  Search this
Mathematics--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
History--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Art--Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Interdisciplinary approach in education  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Study and teaching (Secondary)  Search this
Call number:
LB1629.65.S6 A37 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_977546

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