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Harris, Robert L. 1943-

Overview
Works: 37 works in 86 publications in 1 language and 2,527 library holdings
Genres: Guidebooks  Local history  History  Abstracts  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor, Collector, Composer, Other
Classifications: E185.6, 301.451
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Most widely held works by Robert L Harris
The Columbia guide to African American history since 1939 by Robert L Harris( Book )

15 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presenting a multifaceted approach to understanding the central developments in African American history since 1939, this volume combines an historical overview, essays on specific facets of the African American experience, and a chronology of events. An A-to-Z listing provides information on various movements and figures
Black studies in the United States : three essays by Robert L Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching African-American history by Robert L Harris( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teaching Afro-American history by Robert L Harris( Book )

4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patty's Industrial hygiene and toxicology by F. A Patty( Book )

10 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The editors have updated their 1979 work and extended coverage by 100per cent for this two-part edition, which offers industrial hygiene practitioners a new rationale for setting and interpreting standards. Part A examines the work environment factors, and is available both singly and in a two-volume set."--Amazon.com
The free Black response to American racism, 1790-1863 by Robert L Harris( )

6 editions published between 1974 and 1982 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African American history in the press : 1851-1899 : from the coming of the Civil War to the rise of Jim Crow as reported and illustrated in selected newspapers of the time by Robert L Harris( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patty's industrial hygiene by F. A Patty( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historic landmarks of Black America by George Cantor( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This illustrated book will take you on a guided tour of 300 landmarks uniquely related to African-American history and culture. Text and photographs being the black experience to life. A few examples include the Chappie James Aerospace Center, Frederick Douglass House, Sojourner Truth grave, Kentucky Derby Museum, Preservation Hall, Boston Massacre Memorial, the Motown Museum. These and other monuments, museums, houses, plaques, and birthplaces described are a testimony to the triumphs and tragedies, the insight and blindness, the art and action that characterize black history in America.--From publisher description
An American dilemma : the Negro problem and modern democracy by Gunnar Myrdal( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book tackled the stark contradiction between America's ideal of equality and the realities of racism against African-Americans, as well as other oppressed groups. In it, Swedish economist Gunnar Myrdal argued that rampant discrimination not only negated America's founding principles, but also diminished its productivity and advancement. Cited in the landmark segregation case Brown v. Board of Education, the book greatly influenced perspectives on race relations and helped form the foundation for the civil rights movement
Race and U.S. foreign policy during the Cold War( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crisis in black higher education : Africana Studies and Research Center( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Panel discussion on multiculturalism debate by Charles C McClintock( Recording )

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

The panel, moderated by McClintock and composed of Cornell faculty, seeks to define the proper place of multi-culturalism in academia. The panelists begin with a review of their backgrounds and an explanation of some of the cultural difficulties they have encountered. All speak in opposition to the earlier remarks of Dinesh D'Souza, and are partially supportive of those of Martin Bernal
Civil rights in America: 1968-1993 by Paisley Currah( Recording )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Currah discusses shifts in the gay rights movement from 1969 to the present. Piedra examines the current state of Latino(a) rights in the U.S. Katzenstein explains the continued presence of the women's movement and feminism. Harris addresses the needs of African-Americans today, arguing that the power of the Civil Rights Movement died with Martin Luther King, Jr. Venables asserts that Native Americans to generate their own definitions and fight for those rights
Robert L. Harris papers by Robert L Harris( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Files relating to a Ford Foundation-funded Common Seminar Project, 1996-1999 and the Africana Studies in Africa and the Diaspora Conference, Sept. 19-20, 1997. Also, "Africana Studies in New York State, Abdul Alkalimat, University of Toledo, Draft released March 28, 2006
Patty's industrial hygiene( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Columbia guide to African American history since 1939( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Robert Harris provides a reading from the book he co-edited with Rosalyn Terborg-Penn. He also provides insight into the writing of the book
The history of Alpha Phi Alpha : a tradition of leadership and service by Robert L Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Prejudice on campus by Robert L Harris( Recording )

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

In this, the second annual symposium on civil rights in America, the panelists reflect on the historical and enduring inequalitities in gender, racial and social relations at Cornell. Specific topics discussed include: the misrepresentation in number of Asian Americans at colleges, self-enforced segregation as seen in dining halls, the continuing unfair treatment of homosexuals by the administration (i.e. refusal to approve a gay living unit)
 
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The Columbia guide to African American history since 1939
Alternative Names
Harris, Robert L.

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English (68)

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Patty's Industrial hygiene and toxicologyAfrican American history in the press : 1851-1899 : from the coming of the Civil War to the rise of Jim Crow as reported and illustrated in selected newspapers of the timePatty's industrial hygieneHistoric landmarks of Black AmericaAfrican American history in the press, 1851-1899 : from the coming of the Civil war to the rise of Jim Crow as reported and illustrated in selected newspapers of the time : The Schneider collectionRace and U.S. foreign policy during the Cold WarPatty's industrial hygiene