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The Resource Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987, Walter A. Jackson

Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987, Walter A. Jackson

Label
Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987
Title
Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience
Title remainder
social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987
Statement of responsibility
Walter A. Jackson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Awards note
Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, 1991.
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jackson, Walter A
Dewey number
306/.0973/0904
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
HN57
LC item number
.J246 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Fred W. Morrison series in Southern studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Myrdal, Gunnar
  • United States
  • United States
  • Race discrimination
  • Myrdal, Gunnar (1898-1987)
  • Myrdal, Gunnar
  • Sociale situatie
  • Rassendiscriminatie
  • États-Unis
  • Noirs américains
  • Discrimination raciale
  • États-Unis
  • Nobelpristagare
  • Race discrimination
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Cultural Policy
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
Label
Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987, Walter A. Jackson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-434) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marriage to Alva and Apprenticeship to Cassel
  • First Visit to America, 1929-1930
  • Social Democratic Reform
  • Sweden's "Population Crisis"
  • Encountering the "Negro Problem"
  • Initial Impressions
  • An Absence of Consensus
  • A Royal Commission for the "Negro Problem"
  • On the Road
  • Myrdal and Bunche
  • Introduction: The Race Issue in the 1930s
  • My War Work
  • "The World's Problem in Miniature"
  • Contact with America
  • Conflicts of Conscience
  • "The Limits of Optimism"
  • Democratic Internationalism or American Imperialism?
  • Myrdal and the July 20, 1944, Plot to Kill Hitler
  • An American Dilemma: The Text
  • The American Creed and Institutional Change
  • Race, Population, and Migration
  • Finding a Tocqueville
  • Economics
  • Politics, Justice, and Social Equality
  • Negro Politics, Culture, and Community
  • Racial Justice in a Global Context
  • The Study to End All Studies
  • The Race Issue in 1944
  • Acclaim in the National Press
  • Afro-American and White Southern Reactions
  • The Reception in Scholarly Journals
  • The Divided Left
  • Frederick Keppel and the Carnegie Corporation
  • The Emerging Orthodoxy and Neglected Alternatives
  • The Rise and Fall of a Liberal Orthodoxy
  • The Growing Legitimacy of Civil Rights
  • Intercultural Education, Prejudice, and Damage
  • Newton Baker's Proposal
  • Foundations and Black Americans
  • "Exceptional Men," Colonial Administrators, and Scandinavians
  • Social Engineering and Prophylactic Reform
  • The Making of an Intellectual Aristocrat
Control code
951030873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 447 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469620602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951030873
Label
Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987, Walter A. Jackson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-434) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Marriage to Alva and Apprenticeship to Cassel
  • First Visit to America, 1929-1930
  • Social Democratic Reform
  • Sweden's "Population Crisis"
  • Encountering the "Negro Problem"
  • Initial Impressions
  • An Absence of Consensus
  • A Royal Commission for the "Negro Problem"
  • On the Road
  • Myrdal and Bunche
  • Introduction: The Race Issue in the 1930s
  • My War Work
  • "The World's Problem in Miniature"
  • Contact with America
  • Conflicts of Conscience
  • "The Limits of Optimism"
  • Democratic Internationalism or American Imperialism?
  • Myrdal and the July 20, 1944, Plot to Kill Hitler
  • An American Dilemma: The Text
  • The American Creed and Institutional Change
  • Race, Population, and Migration
  • Finding a Tocqueville
  • Economics
  • Politics, Justice, and Social Equality
  • Negro Politics, Culture, and Community
  • Racial Justice in a Global Context
  • The Study to End All Studies
  • The Race Issue in 1944
  • Acclaim in the National Press
  • Afro-American and White Southern Reactions
  • The Reception in Scholarly Journals
  • The Divided Left
  • Frederick Keppel and the Carnegie Corporation
  • The Emerging Orthodoxy and Neglected Alternatives
  • The Rise and Fall of a Liberal Orthodoxy
  • The Growing Legitimacy of Civil Rights
  • Intercultural Education, Prejudice, and Damage
  • Newton Baker's Proposal
  • Foundations and Black Americans
  • "Exceptional Men," Colonial Administrators, and Scandinavians
  • Social Engineering and Prophylactic Reform
  • The Making of an Intellectual Aristocrat
Control code
951030873
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 447 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469620602
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)951030873

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