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Lynd, Robert Staughton 1892-1970

Overview
Works: 97 works in 396 publications in 4 languages and 8,390 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Action and adventure films  Documentary films  Case studies  Television mini-series  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Nonfiction films  Educational films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Contributor, Editor, Other
Classifications: HN57, 309.173
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Middletown, a study in contemporary American culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

99 editions published between 1928 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The two classic studies of 'Middletown' were pioneering works that examined the daily life of a typical small American city--in actuality, Muncie, Indiana--using the approach of social anthropology. Of enduring interest to students of sociology, these works inspired an acclaimed six-part television series"--Page 4 of cover
Middletown in transition; a study in cultural conflicts by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

58 editions published between 1937 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Knowledge for what? The place of social science in American culture by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

88 editions published between 1848 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urgent statement of the obligations of science to provide the knowledge necessary to help society deal with its problems
Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 202 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inspired by the studies of Robert and Helen Lynd in 1929 and 1935, this classic six-part series by Academy Award and Emmy winner Peter Davis explores both the continuity and the change embodied in the people and institutions of one Midwestern community: Muncie, Indiana. Includes a bonus 16-page booklet with new essays be Peter Davis and research consultant, Professor Joseph Trimmer
The story of sprawl( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series of historic films, ranging from 1939 until 1965, gives a unique look at the forces that created urban sprawl. Each film has an optional commentary track. An introduction gives an overview of the films
Family business( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at the daily routine of the Snider family, as their lives revolve around the family-operated business. Focuses on the father's attempt to stay in business, with reactions and opinions from the family
Middletown( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines how faith works in the lives of a small fundamentalist group who desire to maintain a daily intimacy with God
Middletown( Visual )

7 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A couple plan a second marriage for each and air their attitudes toward marriage, money, children, and social problems
Seventeen( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the studies of Robert and Helen Lynd in 1929 and 1935, this series explores both the continuity and the change embodied in the people and institutions of Muncie, Indiana. In their final year at Muncie's Southside High School, a group of seniors hurtle toward maturity with a combination of joy, despair, and an aggravated sense of urgency. They are also learning a great deal, both in and out of school, that is often quite different from what school officials think they are teaching."--Container
Big game( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Muncie Central and Anderson High prepare to meet for the annual basketball game, a game charged with the spirit of long-established rivalry, this film examines what this competition, and the sport itself, means to the community, the coaches, and most of all to the players themselves
The campaign( Visual )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1992 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of a six part series about the continuity and change embodied in the people and institutions of one midwestern American community: Muncie, Indiana. This part focuses on Muncie's mayoral race, showing the personalities, strategies, and pressures involved in an American political contest. The portrayal highlights the contrasting styles and backgrounds of the Democratic and Republican candidates. Follows two candidates, Jim Carey and Alan Wilson, in a Muncie, Indiana mayoral race
Middletown by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

3 editions published between 1934 and 1970 in Undetermined and Italian and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focusing on a mayoral race in Muncie, Indiana, this film follows closely the personalities, strategies, and pressures of an American political contest. In particular, it examines the sharply contrasting styles and backgrounds of the Democratic and Republican candidates
Medical care in Middletown by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

2 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown. 1 by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

2 editions published in 1970 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can do it better democratically : a comment on the operation of politics and government as they affect the lives of most people by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

4 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conoscenza per che fare : le scienze sociali nella cultura americana by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

8 editions published between 1976 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown : ethnographie de l'Américain moyen by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

3 editions published between 1931 and 1932 in French and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middletown. 2 by Robert Staughton Lynd( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in Italian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rank and file: personal histories by working-class organizers by Alice Lynd( )

2 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the publisher. In this long-out-of-print oral history classic, Alice and Staughton Lynd chronicle the stories of more than two dozen working-class organizers who occupied factories, held sit-down strikes, walked out, picketed, and found other bold and innovative ways to fight for workers' rights. Rank and File brings the militancy of these firebrand organizers to life -- whether it was in founding unions, challenging sexism and racism, safety violations, and management intimidation, or working for broader social changes
 
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Middletown in transition; a study in cultural conflicts
Alternative Names
Lynd, Robert.

Lynd, Robert 1892-1970

Lynd, Robert S.

Lynd, Robert S. 1892-1970

Lynd, Robert S. (Robert Staughton)

Lynd, Robert S. (Robert Staughton), 1892-1970

Robert Lynd

Robert Staughton Lynd Amerikaans socioloog (1892-1970)

Robert Staughton Lynd sociologue américain

Robert Staughton Lynd US-amerikanischer Soziologe

Staughton Lynd Robert

Staughton Lynd, Robert 1892-1970

リンド, R. S.

リンド, ロバート

リンド, ロバート スタウトン

Languages
English (294)

Italian (11)

Japanese (4)

French (3)

Covers
Middletown in transition; a study in cultural conflicts