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Most widely held works by National Humanities Center (U.S.)
Ratifying the Constitution ( Book )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 821 libraries worldwide
How the United States Constitution was ratified by Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire,Virginia, New York State, North Carolina, Rhode Island.
Energy and American values ( Book )
3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 471 libraries worldwide
Black History Month 1992 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Presents a four-part program celebrating Black History Month, 1992. Features interviews with scholars of Afro-American studies in the U.S. on the topics of race in U.S. culture, and multiculturalism in U.S. society and education.
The Idea of a civil society ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
Black history month 1992 Early Ellington, Cultural contests ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
On side A ("Early Ellington"), Mark Tucker speaks about his biography of Duke Ellington; on side B ("Cultural contests"), Harold Marcus, Franklin Knight and Richard Schramm discuss multiculturalism in American education.
Black history month 1992 Race and culture, Race and identity ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
On side A ("Race and culture"), Kwame Anthony Appiah and David L. Smith discuss how conceptions of race help shape American society; on side B ("Race and identity"), Jeffrey C. Stewart and Hortense Spillers discuss ethnicity and the Harlem Renaissance social critic Alain Locke.
African-Americans ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 119 libraries worldwide
Presents a four-part program about African-American history and literature. Features interviews with historians, authors, and literary critics including John Hope Franklin, Toni Morrison, and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Science and society ( Recording )
2 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 96 libraries worldwide
Presents a two-part discussion of science, education, and the American presence in the global marketplace of the twenty-first century. Includes the comments of a panel of guests such as Robert McCormick Adams, secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, D. Allan Bromley, science adviser to the president of the United States, and James G. Martin, governor of North Carolina.
Ideas ( Serial )
in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Medicine and social ethics ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 77 libraries worldwide
Presents a two-part discussion on new medical treatments and related ethical issues. The first program features discussion of genetic therapy and Alzheimer's disease research. The second program features commentary on cost containment of medical treatments, the national debate about abortion and AIDS, and the ethical responsibility of medical personnel to patients.
New Southerners ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 76 libraries worldwide
A series of programs which explore contemporary Southern fiction through interviews with several authors and editors.
Fulbright at fifty : meeting the challenge of the next fifty years ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 46 libraries worldwide
New Southerners by N.C.) National Humanities Center (Research Triangle Park ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
What should teachers know ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 37 libraries worldwide
Presents a three-part discussion on trends in American education. Segments feature interviews with university professors and high school teachers on planning and preparation for teaching English and American literature; foreign languages and cultures; and European and North American history.
Divining America religion and the national culture ( )
in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Designed to help teachers of American history bring their students to a greater understanding of the role religion has played in the development of the United States. Includes essays and links to online resources.
Ideas from the National Humanities Center by National Humanities Center (U.S.) ( Serial )
in English and held by 29 libraries worldwide
Features the Ideas, an international journal entirely humanities. Allows users to access the journals articles from the Web site. Past issues of Ideas appearing on the Web, too.
Report by National Humanities Center (U.S.) ( Serial )
in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
The National Humanities Center newsletter by National Humanities Center (U.S.) ( Serial )
in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Beyond sovereignty : civil society and the question of nationalism ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Race and culture ; Race and identity ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Side A: Anthony Appiah and David Smith discuss issues surrounding race and culture in the United States.
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