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By Louis Sell
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374008-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7400-8
... Richard Nixon deepened US-Soviet cooperation and began US-Soviet strategic arms negotiations, but his détente policies ultimately failed, because of Soviet behavior and the secretive operating style of Nixon and National Security Adviser Henry Kissinger. The chapter draws on declassified reports...
Published: 22 March 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395676-071
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9567-6
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375807-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... state and private investments in both racial justice and public broadcasting shifted in the period immediately after 1968. By the start of the 1973 tv season, Richard Nixon, famously hostile to the news media, had begun a second term as president; the black freedom move- ment had suffered...
Published: 01 January 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7609-5
... The book closes by summarizing how a handful of black activists and thinkers evaluated President Richard Nixon’s now infamous 1972 trip to China and China’s evolving engagement of Africa during this decade. The chapter argues that to the extent that Nixon’s visit signified the prospect of...
Published: 01 January 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373957-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7395-7
... vote for Nelson Rockefeller, one of MoMA’s trustees, each of their election districts. The soil carried with for governor of New York despite the fact that he had it seeds that have since sprouted, and this hortus not denounced President Richard Nixon’s Indochina conclusus continues to grow and...
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By Dominic Tierney
Published: 11 June 2007
DOI: 10.1215/9780822390626-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9062-6
... Secretary’s File (psf) all contain important material. A large number of these docu- ments have been reproduced in the series Franklin D. Roosevelt and Foreign Affairs, which covers the period 1933–39. Edgar B. Nixon edited volumes 1–3, encompassing 1933–36. Confusingly, the documents covering 1937–39 were...
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By James A. Joseph
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-019
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... pluralism, 266, 271–72; po­liti­cal, 196–97, 9/11 attacks (2001), 277, 278, 280, 284 199–200, 212–13, 259, 284; religious, 25–26, Nixon, Richard, 131 33, 275 Nkrumah, Kwame, 80, 222, ­223 Points of Light Foundation, 170–71 Non-­Aligned Movement, 219 Poland, 150...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-149
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... them to be careful of their action and not to take any hasty action that might lead to a riot here. Printed in MH, 2 July 1921. 1. The Miami Herald, founded in 1903, was the South Florida newspaper with the largest circu- lation (Nixon Smiley, Knights of the Fourth Estate: The Story of the...
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By Gayle Wald
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375807-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... administration (Richard Nixon): National Association of Educational cointelpro (Counter Intelligence Broadcasters, 50 – 51 Program), 28, 229n55; federal author- National Black Political Conventions, ity over television under, 28; local 163...
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By Gayle Wald
Published: 04 March 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375807-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7580-7
... etv in the Ghetto’ sub- mitted to Vice President Hubert Humphrey by Richard J. Meyer and Chalm- ers H. Marquis.” In 1970, after the merger of wndt and National Educational Television, Meyer became vice president of the education division of the newly consolidated station wnet...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-023
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
... Nasrullah Khan, 275 Nixon, Richard M., 450 Nasser, Gamal Abdul, 138, 139, 140, Nixon administration, 504-5 n.33; 147, 151, 279; Arab nationalism Muhammad Reza Shah and, 50 and, 58, 106; bureaucracy and, Nixon Doctrine, 437 149; Field Marshal Amer and, North YelDen, 210-13...
Published: 25 February 1988
DOI: 10.1215/9780822381501-022
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8150-1
...: Political Development in a Changing Society (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1962); E. A. Bayne, Persian Kingship in Transition (New York: American University Field Staff, 1968); Richard W. Cottanl, Nationalism in Iran (Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press...
Published: 21 August 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375548-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7554-8
... while he was against quotas he was strongly in fav­ or of affirmative action, which ironically was put in place by Republican president Richard Nixon. The strained relationship between blacks and Jews led to disappointments and even dismay by some on both sides, but most continued to work...
Published: 08 September 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376187-174
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7618-7
... Barbados Progressive League (BPL), 29 n. 1 Bachelor, Richard A. Hilton, 43 n. 27, 208, 218, Barbados Times, articles in, 70–74, 79–80 *220 n. 2 Barbados Workers’ Union, 29 n. 1 “Back to Africa” movement, 98 n. 2, 222, 348; Barclay, A. A., 239 opposition to...
Published: 01 January 1998
DOI: 10.1215/9780822377849-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7784-9
... participants into . two opposing camps. The first, represented by Richard Thoma, Gerhard Anschutz, Hugo Krabbe, and Hans Kelsen, defined the state in terms of positive law and institutions, and most of them were at least "Vernunftrepublikaner" (republicans in virtue of reason rather than personal...
Published: 27 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375425-012
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7542-5
... to me. What I like is the sound, the emotion. So if they were singing political things, that would have gone right over my head.” Was this surprising? Not really. It would have raised eyebrows in America if Ronald Reagan had never heard of Michael Jackson, or Richard Nixon had asked...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... Kansas (Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
...: University Press of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now hard to verify, are...
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By Kathleen Diffley
Published: 03 April 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822385967-033
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
...: University Press of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now hard to verify, are...
Published: 03 April 2002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8596-7
... of Kansas, 1995), 15–45; and Richard B. Sheridan, “From Slavery in Missouri to Freedom in Kansas: The Influx of Black Fugitives and Contrabands into Kansas, 1854–1865,” Kansas History 12 (1989): 28–47. Estimates of fugitive migration via the midwestern “train,” now hard to verify, are cited in...