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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (82): 65–90.
Published: 01 January 2002
...Jim O'Brien 2002 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization,Inc. 2002 “Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible”: Staughton Lynd, Jesse Lemisch, and a Committed History Jim O’Brien In the spring of 1968, a time of tumult on many American campuses, several hundred...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 239–248.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Jesse Lemisch 2003 by Jesse Lemisch 2003 21-Lemisch.cs 11/19/02 4:04 PM Page 239 HISTORIANS AT WORK 2.5 Cheers for Bridging the Gap between Activism and the Academy; Or, Stay and Fight Jesse Lemisch...
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Radical History Review (1977) 1977 (13): 72–83.
Published: 01 January 1977
...Jesse Lemisch 1977 * This paper was originally presented, in somewhat longer form as a comment on two papers read at the Organization of American Historians annual meeting in Boston, April 18, 1975. (The rich tapestry of military metaphor is best understood in context: Lexington...
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Radical History Review (1976) 1976 (11): 61–62.
Published: 01 May 1976
...Jesse Lemisch 1976 61 Jesse Lemisch THE BICENTENNIAL OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION Readings for Class Discussion In order to understand the Bicentennial, we must also understand the Revolution which it commemorates. Classroom...
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Radical History Review (2000) 2000 (77): 20–59.
Published: 01 May 2000
... on ”political prospects in Central America.” Alas, the students never turned in their report.39In February, the REP office finally put out its first piece of literature, an academic essay from the radical historian Jesse Lemisch, who was then teaching at the University of Chicago. ”Towards...
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Radical History Review (1987) 1987 (38): 143–151.
Published: 01 May 1987
.... One of the risks involved in achieving the power and deference which have come to Woodward is that no one will tell you when you have done something really awful. - Jesse Lemisch, Baruch College. (1. In this letter I have used parts of the narrative I wrote for the 1976 OAH Newsletter...
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Radical History Review (1977) 1977 (13): 2.
Published: 01 January 1977
..., social and political formations, along with more sophisticated formu• lations of the theoretical questions involved. Jesse Lemisch's comments on the historiography of the American Revolution carry the discussion of the transition into the political realm. In our section on teaching...
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Radical History Review (1988) 1988 (40): 134–140.
Published: 01 January 1988
... motto to Kodak's own classic slogan: "You press the button-We do the rest." Stop Blaming Nixon It is more than forty-five years since Caroline Ware urged us to write a "history from the bottom up" and more than twenty years since Jesse Lemisch renewed the same slogan for a generation...
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Radical History Review (1989) 1989 (44): 167–174.
Published: 01 May 1989
... does much more. When placed beside the pioneering work of Jesse Lemisch and the more recent investigations of Daniel Vickers, Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea restores the mariner to his prominent, if long neglected, place in early American labor history? Redikefs book should...
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Radical History Review (2002) 2002 (82): 1–7.
Published: 01 January 2002
... and Jesse Lemisch. O’Brien traces the different paths Lynd and Lemisch took in pursuing their common goal of combining history with political and social activism, beginning with their early disagreement in the 1960s on whether radical historians could best serve society from within or outside...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 1–8.
Published: 01 January 2003
... that—just. In this issue, we also debut a new section, “Historians at Work,” with a timely talk by Jesse Lemisch to a recent Columbia University conference titled “History of Activism, History as Activism.” Lemisch arraigns what he describes as the movement...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (81): 15–33.
Published: 01 October 2001
... that there “was no going back from a separatism of spirit.” Iden- tity politics, according to Tomasky, “has proved to be a disaster for the left.”4 Critics of this point of view, such as Robin D. G. Kelley and Jesse Lemisch, have argued that identity-based movements have been...
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Radical History Review (1995) 1995 (63): 141–144.
Published: 01 October 1995
... Lemisch as the "Gentleman's Protection Society," a bastion of racism, classism, anti-Semitism, and homophobia. A panel such as this would never have been possible, let alone imagined in 1969. But at the same time that Sheila, myself, and others were planning the Ruskin women's conference, U.S...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 292–295.
Published: 01 January 2003
... video (“Commies and their Mommies”) made it inappropriate for him to attend. Jesse Lemisch is professor of history emeritus, John Jay College of Criminal Justice of the City University of New York. Best known for his work on “Jack Tar,” the politics of merchant sea...
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Radical History Review (1991) 1991 (51): 139–143.
Published: 01 October 1991
... rapidly graying) generation of radical historians. As the volume’s contributors now edge toward retirement, many of them (Staughton Lynd and Jesse Lemisch, for example) remain as un- compromising in their radicalism as ever. But, others of these 1960s young turks have not entered their own...
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Radical History Review (1982) 1982 (26): 179–190.
Published: 01 October 1982
...: 171-182 Industrial Ecology Lemisch, Jesse Bailyn Besieged in His Bunker 15: 72-83 The Bicentennial of the American 13: 61-62 Revolution Levine, Stephen H. What‘s New in History Teaching? 18: 123-128...
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Radical History Review (1976) 1976 (12): 29–40.
Published: 01 October 1976
... in America (New York: Harcourt, Brace and World, Inc., 1955). For an excellent discussion of this process see John Higham, "The Cult of the 'Ameri• can Consensus': Homogenizing Our History," Commentary, XXXVII (February, 1959), pp. 93-100. The former view was articulated by Jesse Lemisch...
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Radical History Review (1975) 1975 (9-10): 56–73.
Published: 01 October 1975
... elements (esp. artisans) joined incipient industrialists to dislodge older feudal-aristocratic elites from power. (Thus, P. H. Noyes on Germany of 1848, Soboul on the French Revolution. And one can add here Staughton Lynd, Jesse Lemisch, and Al Young on the American Revolution. See es• pecially...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (79): 49–74.
Published: 01 January 2001
... would become RHR founders— Mark Naison, Mike Merrill, Molly Nolan—were all younger than I was. And I had- n’t had any contact at all with the older cohort of radical historians—[Jimmy] Wein- stein, [Eugene] Genovese, [Jesse] Lemisch—the people getting established...
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Radical History Review (1977) 1977 (14-15): 60–75.
Published: 01 May 1977
...-in as such, nevertheless to show up in the occupied buildings and manifest their solidarity with the students. So Jesse Lemisch and 61 I spent a whole afternoon talking about, on the one hand, history from the bottom up, and, on the other hand, what...