Kridel, Craig, and Vicky Newman, "A Random Harvest: A Multiplicity of Studies in American Curriculum History Research," pp. 637-650 in William F. Pinar, ed., International Handbook of Curriculum Research. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum, 2003.


Reviews the development of historical research in curriculum in the United States from the 1960s to the present; cites studies done in eight categories of historical research in curriculum; analyzes the current status of this research.

Broad Topical Focus

Curriculum Research Domains and Structure

Source Discipline


Mode of Inquiry in the Study

Historical Inquiry

Type of Study

Research Synthesis

Narrow Topic

Curriculum History


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