The Resource Working for peace and justice : memoirs of an activist intellectual, Lawrence S. Wittner, (electronic resource)

Working for peace and justice : memoirs of an activist intellectual, Lawrence S. Wittner, (electronic resource)

Label
Working for peace and justice : memoirs of an activist intellectual
Title
Working for peace and justice
Title remainder
memoirs of an activist intellectual
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence S. Wittner
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A longtime agitator against war and social injustice, Lawrence Wittner has been tear-gassed, threatened by police with drawn guns, charged by soldiers with fixed bayonets, spied upon by the U.S. government, arrested, and purged from his job for political -reasons. To say that this teacher-historian-activist has led an interesting life is a considerable understatement. In this absorbing memoir, Wittner traces the dramatic course of a life and career that took him from a Brooklyn boyhood in the 1940s and '50s to an education at Columbia University and the University of Wis
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wittner, Lawrence S
Dewey number
  • 305.5/52092
  • 305.552092
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
CT275.W593
LC item number
A3 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
  • Legacies of war
  • Legacies of war
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wittner, Lawrence S
  • State University of New York at Albany
  • Intellectuals
  • Political activists
  • Pacifists
  • Scholars
  • Historians
  • Student movements
  • Peace movements
  • Social justice
Label
Working for peace and justice : memoirs of an activist intellectual, Lawrence S. Wittner, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Family Background -- Brooklyn Boyhood, 1941-1958 -- College Days, 1958-1962 -- Graduate School, 1962-1967 -- A Young Faculty Member, 1967-1972 -- Overseas Exile, 1972-1974 -- Grappling with Issues of Work and Love, 1974-1980 -- An Activist Academic, 1981-1989 -- A National and International Figure, 1990-2001 -- Growing Old, but Not Gracefully, 2001-2011 -- In Retrospect
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (285 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613528957
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)867866
  • (OCoLC)779828655
  • (SSID)ssj0000622111
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11367289
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000622111
  • (PQKBWorkID)10639080
  • (PQKB)11617881
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC867866
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse15971
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000046567
Label
Working for peace and justice : memoirs of an activist intellectual, Lawrence S. Wittner, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Family Background -- Brooklyn Boyhood, 1941-1958 -- College Days, 1958-1962 -- Graduate School, 1962-1967 -- A Young Faculty Member, 1967-1972 -- Overseas Exile, 1972-1974 -- Grappling with Issues of Work and Love, 1974-1980 -- An Activist Academic, 1981-1989 -- A National and International Figure, 1990-2001 -- Growing Old, but Not Gracefully, 2001-2011 -- In Retrospect
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (285 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786613528957
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)867866
  • (OCoLC)779828655
  • (SSID)ssj0000622111
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11367289
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000622111
  • (PQKBWorkID)10639080
  • (PQKB)11617881
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC867866
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse15971
  • (EXLCZ)993170000000046567

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