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Tucker, Sterling

Overview
Works: 27 works in 60 publications in 1 language and 2,502 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Oral histories  Interviews  Internet videos  Television panel discussions  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Speaker
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For Blacks only; Black strategies for change in America by Sterling Tucker( Book )

10 editions published between 1971 and 1987 in English and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the burning: life and death of the ghetto by Sterling Tucker( Book )

10 editions published between 1968 and 1970 in English and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black reflections on white power by Sterling Tucker( Book )

8 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legacies of social change : 100 years of professional social work in the U.S.( Visual )

3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A two-part documentary surveying the birth and growth of social work in the United States. Many of social work's early and recent leaders are featured including Jane Addams, Mary Richmond, E. Franklin Frazier, Harry Hopkins, Frances Perkins, Jane Hoey, Whitney Young, Ana Dumois and Del Anderson. Together the stories tell of the values and forces that gave rise to the profession in public and private sectors and individually recount the struggles and achievements of each leader to carry out social work's mission
Why the ghetto must go by Sterling Tucker( Book )

4 editions published between 1968 and 1973 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The HistoryMakers video oral history with Sterling Tucker( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

City administrator, consultant, and nonprofit executive Sterling Tucker was born in Akron, Ohio on December 21, 1923. After high school, he enrolled in the University of Akron, earning his A.B. degree in 1946 and his M.A. degree in 1950. Moving to Washington, DC in 1956, Tucker became the head of the Washington chapter of the National Urban League. Remaining in that position until 1974, when he was elected to Washington’s City Council in the first election after the establishment of Home Rule. In 1978, Tucker ran for the office of mayor, but lost to Marion Barry. Following his defeat in the mayoral campaign, Tucker was named assistant secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, remaining until 1981. That year, he opened Sterling Tucker Associates, a consulting firm. From 1988 to 1990, he served as Washington, DC’s drug czar, working to develop strategies for combating drug usage
Letters from abroad by Sterling Tucker( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights anniversary, 1965 : where has the year gone?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year after the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a discussion about what has happened, and what might happen in the future
Field instruction in community organization: a recent experiment by Dale A Masi( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

March on Washington : 35th anniversary symposium by Looking Back ... Moving Forward: the March on Washington 35 Years Later( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Events from this symposium, held October 28, 1998, at George Washington University
A "People oriented" approach to urban development by Sterling Tucker( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Faces( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four segments make up the program. First, Sterling Tucker of HUD explains HUD's plan to provide better housing and to reduce the high concentration of poor and minority groups in high density, low-income neighborhoods. Second, a brief report on the economic scene in Mississippi. Third, a performance by Limited Edition of Lady is a Tramp. Last, Dr. Charles A. Cook discusses the general health scene in Mississippi and the causes and treatment of hypertension
Account books of the Tucker family by Tucker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes account book, 1792-1803, of Sterling Tucker; account book, 1800-1807, of Hartwell Tucker; sheriff's ledger, 1802-1807, Brunswick County, Va.; daybook, 1810, of a general store; and account book, 1834-1836, of John Tucker
[National Urban League staff and board meeting at the 1959 conference]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sterling Tucker collection by Sterling Tucker( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Printed material, mss., and correspondence
[Opening meeting of the National Urban League 50th anniversary conference]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Professional luncheon meeting : Mr. Sterling Tucker, executive director of the Washington, D.C. Urban League, Mar. 7, '67 by Sterling Tucker( Recording )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mr. Tucker, after meeting with Japanese government, labor, women's, and students' groups, discusses his impressions of Japan and Japanese urban problems. He also describes the interest in U.S. race relations related to him by these Japanese groups. Following his talk, Mr. Tucker responds to questions from press club members
[Excerpts from the morning session of a 1961 National Urban League regional conference]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[National Urban League conference, May 31, 1961] : [regional conference, morning session( Recording )

1 edition published in 1961 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Sterling Tucker Amerikaans politicus

Sterling Tucker personnalité politique américaine

Sterling Tucker político estadounidense

Sterling Tucker yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

استرلینگ تاکر سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

Languages
English (58)