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Seller, Maxine 1935-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 89 publications in 1 language and 8,682 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Academic theses  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: JV6450, 304.873
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Maxine Seller
Immigrant women by Maxine Seller( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Immigrant Women combines memoirs, diaries, oral history, and fiction to present an authentic and emotionally compelling record of women's struggles to build new lives in a new land. This new edition has been expanded to include additional material on recent Asian and Hispanic immigration and an updated bibliography
To seek America : a history of ethnic life in the United States by Maxine Seller( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 1988 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethnic theatre in the United States( Book )

9 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond black and white : new faces and voices in U.S. schools by Maxine Seller( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Women educators in the United States, 1820-1993 : a bio-bibliographical sourcebook by Maxine Seller( Book )

8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book profiles 66 women who made significant contributions to American education from the early 19th to the late 20th century. Profiles are arranged alphabetically and each opens with an introductory paragraph summarizing the subject's importance. This is followed by a 6- to 10-page profile written by a scholar with special expertise on the particular educator, the period in which she lived, and the educational field in which she worked. A bibliography of works by the subject and about the subject follows each entry. Subjects included are: Laura Jane Addams, Zilpah Polly Grant Banister, Alice P. Barrows, Harriet M. Bedell, Catharine Beecher, Mary McLeod Bethune, Mary Carroll Craig Bradford, Sophonisba Breckinridge, Nannie Helen Burroughs, Mother Joseph Butler, Mary Steichen Calderone, Mother Mary Regis Casserly, Sucheng Chan, Lydia Maria Francis Child, Septima Poinsette Clark, Fannia Mary Cohn, Johnnetta B. Cole, Miriam Colon, Elizabeth Avery Colton, Anna Julia Cooper, Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin, Julia Etta Crane, Lucretia Crocker, Sarah Ann Dickey, Sarah Mapps Douglass, Mother Mary Katharine Drexel, Dolores "Lola" Gonzales, Willystine Goodsell, Margaret Haley, Helen Heffernan, Winifred Holt, Mari-Luci Jaramillo, Katharine Kuh, Lucy Craft Laney, Mary Atkins Lynch, Mary Lyon, Peggy McIntosh, Deborah W. Meier, Lucy Sprague Mitchell, Mary Adelaide Nutting, Nina Otero-Warren, Alice Freeman Palmer, Celestia Susannah Parrish, Janine Pease-Windy Boy, Almira Hart Lincoln Phelps, Caroline F. Putnam, Polingaysi Qoyawayma, Caroline Elizabeth Bushyhead Quarles, Ellen Swallow Richards, Julia Richman, Helen Mansfield Robinson, Sister Blandina Segale, Lucy Diggs Slowe, Hilda Worthington Smith, Emily Eliza Ingham Staunton, Lois Meek Stolz, Marion Talbot, Mary Church Terrell, Martha Carey Thomas, Joyce Sachiko Tsunoda, Julia Strudwick Tutwiler, Emma Hart Willard, Sister Mary Madeleva Wolff, Martha Beulah Mann Yallup, Ella Flagg Young, and Marie E. Zakrzewska. An appendix lists the subjects in chronological order by year of birth. (Contains 35 references.) (Mdm)
We built up our lives : education and community among Jewish refugees interned by Britain in World War II by Maxine Seller( Book )

14 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Leeser, architect of the American Jewish community by Maxine Seller( )

9 editions published between 1965 and 1990 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The education of the immigrant woman, 1890-1935 by Maxine Seller( Book )

3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "women's interests" page of the Jewish Daily Forward : socialism, feminism, and Americanization in 1919 by Maxine Seller( Book )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac lesser, architect of the american jewish community by Maxine Seller( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theater and community : the popular Italian theater of San Francisco, 1905 to 1925 by Maxine Seller( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A History of School Reform in New York State: Implications for Today's Policy Makers by Gail Paradise Kelly( Book )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the history of federal and state-sponsored school reform in the 20th century, including the Hanus Report of 1911-1913, the Rural School Survey of 1922, the Regents' Inquiry of 1937, the National Defense Education Act of 1957, and Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1975
Immigrant Women (SUNY Series in Ethnicity and Race in American Life) by Maxine Seller( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Beyond Black and White: New Faces and Voices in U.S. Schools (SUNY Series, Power, Social Identity, and Education) by Maxine Seller( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection explores diversity in American schools by opening the discussion to the unprecedented diversity of children in American schools. Sections on rethinking familiar minorities, newcomers to the country, and other, often unrecognized minorities, deal with the common themes of minority status, marginality, and resistance. The following chapters are included: (1) "Marbella Sanchez: On Marginalization and Silencing" (Ann Locke Davidson); (2) "The Chicago American Indian Community: An 'Invisible' Minority" (David R. M. Beck); (3) "The Voices of Chicano Families: Life Stories, Maintaining Bilingualism, and Cultural Awareness" (Irene Villanueva); (4) "'Those Loud Black Girls': (Black) Women, Silence, and Gender 'Passing' in the Academy" (Signithia Fordham); (5) "'Becoming Somebody': Central American Immigrants in U.S. Inner City Schools" (Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco); (6) "Dominicans: Forging an Ethnic Community in New York" (Patricia Pessar); (7) "Sex Education among Haitian American Adolescents" (Michel S. Laguerre); (8) "Changing South Asian Identities in the United States" (Karen Leonard); (9) "Social Capital in Chinatown: The Role of Community-Based Organizations and Families in the Adaptation of the Younger Generation" (Min Zhou); (10) "Education and Ethnicity in an Urban Vietnamese Village: The Role of Ethnic Community Involvement in Academic Achievement" (Carl L. Bankston, iii); (11) "Gayness, Multicultural Education, and Community" (Dennis Carlson); (12) "'The Soup Pot Don't Stretch That Far No More': Intergenerational Patterns of School Leaving in an Urban Appalachian Neighborhood" (Patricia Timm and Kathryn Borman); and (13) "White Loss" (Michelle Fine, Lois Weis, Judi Addelston, and Julia Marusza). Each chapter contains references. (Contains four tables.) (Sld)
G. Stanley Hall and Edward Thorndike on the education of women : theory and practice in the progressive era by Maxine Seller( )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Ethnic theatre in the United States
Alternative Names
Seller, Maxine.

Seller, Maxine S.

Seller, Maxine S. 1935-

Seller, Maxine Schwartz.

Seller, Maxine Schwartz, 1935-

Languages
English (85)

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Ethnic theatre in the United StatesBeyond black and white : new faces and voices in U.S. schoolsWomen educators in the United States, 1820-1993 : a bio-bibliographical sourcebookWe built up our lives : education and community among Jewish refugees interned by Britain in World War II