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Engineering The Perfect Cup Of Coffee: Samuel Prescott And The Sanitary Vision At Mit, Larry Owens Oct 2004

Engineering The Perfect Cup Of Coffee: Samuel Prescott And The Sanitary Vision At Mit, Larry Owens

Larry Owens

No abstract provided.


The American Democratic Tradition & The Quest For Access & Equity In Higher Education: The Browns And Blues Of Social Change, Amilcar Shabazz Feb 2004

The American Democratic Tradition & The Quest For Access & Equity In Higher Education: The Browns And Blues Of Social Change, Amilcar Shabazz

Afro-American Studies Faculty Publication Series

In this lecture I revisit the meaning of the 1954 Brown v. Board of Education decision and the legal and social struggles that led to the ruling and its consequences especially in the area of higher educational opportunity. I develop the idea of the American Democratic Tradition not as a fossilized ideal but as a contested terrain. The Brown decision and the blues of social change as a protracted, continuous process of struggle is the moment I am trying to render here in this lecture.

The Cornell Law Review invited me to participate in its 2004 Symposium, particularly Panel One ...


Racial Terror & The Attempt To Stop The Desegregation Of Lamar State College Of Technology, Amilcar Shabazz Jan 2004

Racial Terror & The Attempt To Stop The Desegregation Of Lamar State College Of Technology, Amilcar Shabazz

Amilcar Shabazz

The desegregation of Lamar State College of Technology in Beaumont was marked by racial terror. The clash at Lamar climaxed a protracted antidiscrimination campaign that developed during the Second World War, escalated in 1949 when Lamar grew from a locally supported junior college to a state-supported senior college, and turned into a court battle in the wake of the victorious 1950 Supreme Court decision in Sweatt v. Painter which opened certain graduate and professional school programs at the University of Texas to African Americans. While in the book Advancing Democracy my focus is on documenting Lamar’s desegregation and situating ...


Racial Terror & The Attempt To Stop The Desegregation Of Lamar State College Of Technology, Amilcar Shabazz Jan 2004

Racial Terror & The Attempt To Stop The Desegregation Of Lamar State College Of Technology, Amilcar Shabazz

Afro-American Studies Faculty Publication Series

The desegregation of Lamar State College of Technology in Beaumont was marked by racial terror. The clash at Lamar climaxed a protracted antidiscrimination campaign that developed during the Second World War, escalated in 1949 when Lamar grew from a locally supported junior college to a state-supported senior college, and turned into a court battle in the wake of the victorious 1950 Supreme Court decision in Sweatt v. Painter which opened certain graduate and professional school programs at the University of Texas to African Americans. While in the book Advancing Democracy my focus is on documenting Lamar’s desegregation and situating ...


Bniyat Korpus Mugdar Le`Ivrit Yisre’Elit Vešimuš Bo Bevalšanut `Ivrit Uvehora’At `Ivrit Kesafa Zara (Building Up A Limited Corpus For Israeli Hebrew, And Using It In Hebrew Linguistic Research And In Teaching Hebrew As A Foreign Language.), Shmuel Bolozky Jan 2004

Bniyat Korpus Mugdar Le`Ivrit Yisre’Elit Vešimuš Bo Bevalšanut `Ivrit Uvehora’At `Ivrit Kesafa Zara (Building Up A Limited Corpus For Israeli Hebrew, And Using It In Hebrew Linguistic Research And In Teaching Hebrew As A Foreign Language.), Shmuel Bolozky

Shmuel Bolozky

No abstract provided.


Linear First-Time Derivation Of Verbs And Consonant Cluster Preservation In Israeli Hebrew, Shmuel Bolozky Jan 2004

Linear First-Time Derivation Of Verbs And Consonant Cluster Preservation In Israeli Hebrew, Shmuel Bolozky

Shmuel Bolozky

No abstract provided.


Toni Morrison: Playing In The Dark, A Yemisi Jimoh, Phd Jan 2004

Toni Morrison: Playing In The Dark, A Yemisi Jimoh, Phd

Afro-American Studies Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Eugene D Genovese: The Mind Of A Marxist Conservative, M Sinha Jan 2004

Eugene D Genovese: The Mind Of A Marxist Conservative, M Sinha

Afro-American Studies Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Headed Spans And Autosegmental Spreading, John J. Mccarthy Jan 2004

Headed Spans And Autosegmental Spreading, John J. Mccarthy

Linguistics Department Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Review Of Janet C. E. Watson (2002) The Phonology And Morphology Of Arabic, John J. Mccarthy Jan 2004

Review Of Janet C. E. Watson (2002) The Phonology And Morphology Of Arabic, John J. Mccarthy

Linguistics Department Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Telicity And The Semantics Of Objective Case, Angelika Kratzer Jan 2004

Telicity And The Semantics Of Objective Case, Angelika Kratzer

Linguistics Department Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Interpreting Focus: Presupposed Or Expressive Meaning, Angelika Kratzer Jan 2004

Interpreting Focus: Presupposed Or Expressive Meaning, Angelika Kratzer

Linguistics Department Faculty Publication Series

No abstract provided.


Focloir / Words, Marcella Gajek Jan 2004

Focloir / Words, Marcella Gajek

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


A Difference In Generation, Jonathan Clermont Jan 2004

A Difference In Generation, Jonathan Clermont

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Cover, Xiaoquing Liu Jan 2004

Cover, Xiaoquing Liu

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Nuevacataluan / Puzzled, Raquel-Rachel Canales-Lopez Jan 2004

Nuevacataluan / Puzzled, Raquel-Rachel Canales-Lopez

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Vislumbres Para Kelvin (Nasc. 9/3/02) / Glimpses For Kelvin (B. 3/9/02), Lilian Feitosa Jan 2004

Vislumbres Para Kelvin (Nasc. 9/3/02) / Glimpses For Kelvin (B. 3/9/02), Lilian Feitosa

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Ainimm-Eolchaire / Soul-Longing, Sharon Paice Macleod Jan 2004

Ainimm-Eolchaire / Soul-Longing, Sharon Paice Macleod

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Saint Sebastian, Jennifer Lyon Jan 2004

Saint Sebastian, Jennifer Lyon

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


A Game Of Stones, Jonathan Clermont Jan 2004

A Game Of Stones, Jonathan Clermont

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Rebeldes, Ren Fuller-Wasserman Jan 2004

Rebeldes, Ren Fuller-Wasserman

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Yo, Chopin Y Tu, Serenidad / I, Chopin, And You, Serenity, Epi Arias Jan 2004

Yo, Chopin Y Tu, Serenidad / I, Chopin, And You, Serenity, Epi Arias

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Resaca, Jacob Carter Jan 2004

Resaca, Jacob Carter

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Conversando Una Noche Sobre El Poema "Reir Llorando" De Juan De Dios Peza / Conversation One Night On The Poem "Laughing While Crying" By Juan De Dios Peza, Esther Cuesta Jan 2004

Conversando Una Noche Sobre El Poema "Reir Llorando" De Juan De Dios Peza / Conversation One Night On The Poem "Laughing While Crying" By Juan De Dios Peza, Esther Cuesta

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Mothertongue Spring 2004 (Full Document), Mothertongue Editors Jan 2004

Mothertongue Spring 2004 (Full Document), Mothertongue Editors

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


No War, Cristine Chambers Jan 2004

No War, Cristine Chambers

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


For My Teacher, Marcella Gajek Jan 2004

For My Teacher, Marcella Gajek

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Bilingue / Bilingual, Lilian Feitosa Jan 2004

Bilingue / Bilingual, Lilian Feitosa

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Sans Titre / Untitled, Peter Slate Jan 2004

Sans Titre / Untitled, Peter Slate

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.


Street Of Love, Cristine Chambers Jan 2004

Street Of Love, Cristine Chambers

mOthertongue

No abstract provided.