Historians and race : autobiography and the writing of history / edited by Paul A. Cimbala and Robert F. Himmelberg

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Subjects: Historians--United States--Biography--Congresses
African Americans--Historiography--Congresses
African Americans--Civil rights--Congresses
Civil rights movements--United States--History--20th century--Congresses
United States--Race relations--Congresses
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c1996
Series: Blacks in the diaspora
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xii, 154 p. ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Jumping Jim Crow / George B. Tindall 1
2. The Making of a Historian / Leon F. Litwack 15
3. Reflections of a Reconstructed White Southerner / Dan T. Carter 33
4. Reflections on Race and Gender Systems / Darlene Clark Hine 51
5. From Eurocentrism to Polycentrism / David Levering Lewis 66
6. My Life as a Historian / Eric Foner 91
7. Autobiography and Scholarship / Jacqueline Jones 111
8. Conclusion: The Significance of the Personal for the Professional / Mark D. Naison 131
Index 147
Additional Authors: Cimbala, Paul A. (Paul Alan), 1951-
Himmelberg, Robert F
Notes: LCCN: 96024749
ISBN: 0253332354 (cl : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0253211018 (pa : alk. paper)
Papers from symposia held at Fordham University
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 34894445
ISBN/ISSN: 0253332354
0253211018