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What Can You Say?: America's National Conversation on Race

John Hartigan Jr.

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804763363
eISBN:
9780804774666
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804763363.001.0001
Subject:
Anthropology, Social and Cultural Anthropology

We are in a transitional moment in our national conversation on race. Despite optimistic predictions that Barack Obama's election would signal the end of race as an issue in America, the race-related ... More


Students and Immigrants

Peter Duus and Kenji Hasegawa

in Rediscovering America: Japanese Perspectives on the American Century

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520268432
eISBN:
9780520950375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520268432.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the Japanese's travel abroad to acquire “new knowledge” from the outside world to strengthen the country. In 1866, two young samurai arrived at Rutgers College, determined to ... More


The Comparative Literature Program at Rutgers University: A Report

Martin McQuillan

in The Paul De Man Notebooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780748641048
eISBN:
9781474400954
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748641048.003.0019
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

In this report, Paul de Man reviews the Comparative Literature Program at Rutgers University. The report is based on extensive interviews with most of the faculty members involved in the Comparative ... More


Postmodern Legal Theory

Drucilla Cornell

in Legal Intellectuals in Conversation: Reflections on the Construction of Contemporary American Legal Theory

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737071
eISBN:
9780814745434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737071.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter presents an interview with Drucilla Cornell, a Professor of Political Science, Women's Studies, and Comparative Literature at Rutgers University and National Research Foundation ... More


Un Essai D'EgoHistoire

Nell Irvin Painter

in Telling Histories: Black Women Historians in the Ivory Tower

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807832011
eISBN:
9781469604763
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/9780807889121_white.5
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter tells the story of former historian Nell Irvin Painter, who retired from teaching history, and who will be, by the time this volume is published, a full-time undergraduate student in the ... More


Detours

John R. Gillis

in Becoming Historians

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226036564
eISBN:
9780226036595
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226036595.003.0007
Subject:
History, Historiography

This chapter presents historian John R. Gillis's memoirs, which trace how he became interested in history. Gillis does not recall anything in his childhood that would have led him to become a ... More


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