Reflections on the University of California

from the free speech movement to the global university
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  • English
University of California Press , Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley -- Hi
StatementNeil J. Smelser.
LC ClassificationsLD758 .S64 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23668629M
ISBN 139780520260962
LC Control Number2009033297

These invaluable essays offer an insider’s perspective on three decades at a major American university during a time of political turmoil. Neil J. Smelser, who spent thirty-six years as a professor of sociology at the University of California, Berkeley, sheds new light on a full range of the issues that dominated virtually all institutions of higher learning during the second half of the.

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Each enhances the other."—Jan Gardner Boston Globe"Informative and. This is the authoritative and long-awaited volume on Berkeley's celebrated Free Speech Movement (FSM) of Drawing from the experiences of many movement veterans, this collection of scholarly articles and personal memoirs illuminates in fresh ways one of the most important events in the recent history of American higher education/5(4).

Weihong Bao is Associate Professor in the Departments of Film and Media and East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of California, Berkeley. She is the author of Fiery Cinema: The Emergence of an Affective Medium in China (University of Minnesota Press, ), which is shortlisted for the Modernist Studies Association Book Prize.

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Neil J. Smelser, who spent thirty-six years as a professor. The making of this book was a collaborative effort by Photographer Ron Schwager, Author Phil Midling and Designer Connie Ballou.

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Ron Schwager is a skilled professional photographer. Ron has years of experience producing stunning award winning imagery. Phil Midling attended Chico State University where he majored in journalism.

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