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Harris, Robert L. 1943-

Overview
Works: 25 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 2,208 library holdings
Genres: History  Local history  Guidebooks  Sources  Abstracts  Trials, litigation, etc  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: E185.6, 973.0496073
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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 ( )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marian Anderson's famous 1939 concert in front of the Lincoln Memorial was a watershed moment in the struggle for racial justice. Beginning with this event, Robert L. Harris Jr. and Rosalyn Terborg-Penn chart the historical efforts of African Americans to address racism and inequality. They explore the rise of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and the national and international contexts that shaped their ideologies and methods. They consider how changes in immigration patterns have complicated the conventional ""black/white"" dichotomy in American society and discuss the often
Black studies in the United States : three essays by Robert L Harris ( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 236 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 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teaching Afro-American history by Robert L Harris ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The free Black response to American racism, 1790-1863 by Robert L Harris ( )
5 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historic landmarks of Black America by George Cantor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 4 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
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 )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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
An American dilemma : the Negro problem and modern democracy by Gunnar Myrdal ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American dilemma : the Negro problem and modern democracy by Gunnar Myrdal ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Cornell 1969: Key issues then and now ( )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Video tape and transcript of the Cornell Faculty Forum discussing Cornell '69: Liberalism and the Crisis of the University, by Donald Downs, on the takeover of Willard Straight Hall and the events of 1969 at Cornell University. Speakers include Hunter Rawlings, Donald Downs, Dale Corson, Robert Harris, Kenneth McClane, Walter LaFeber, and others
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
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
Robert L. Harris papers by Robert L Harris ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Memorabilia from the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial including a hard hat, a commemorative poster, Founding Sponsor certificate, and two books: "Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial" and "Washington, D.C. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Project Foundation, Inc. 2011 Year in Review: The Dedication."
Africana Studies in Africa and the Diaspora ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Speakers present their views on Africana studies in the age of globalizaion
The Columbia guide to African American history since 1939 ( )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Brown v. Board of Education race & education 50 years later ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of public education in the United States, Cornell University's Africana Studies professor Robert L. Harris delivers an introduction providing a synopsis and offering a historical perspective of the five court cases called Belton v. Gephart, Bolling v. Sharpe, Briggs v. Elliot, Davis v. County Board of Prince County, and Brown v. Board of Education, Topeka, Kansas that were combined for the mementous United States Supreme Court decision of May 17, 1954. Derrick A. Bell argues that schools today remain separate and unequal in funding. Charles Ogletree addresses the plight of our current system of education. Kimberle Crenshaw addresses the relationship between critical race theory and economics, as well as postmodernist perceptions on race
 
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Alternative Names
Harris, Robert L.
Languages
English (47)
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