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ERIC Number: ED476159
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2003
Pages: 427
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-520-23641-6
The Gold and the Blue: A Personal Memoir of the University of California 1949-1967. Volume 2: Political Turmoil.
Kerr, Clark
This is the second of two volumes telling the story of the author, an influential figure in higher education. This volume tells how the University of California evolved, under Kerr's leadership, into the institution it is today. Part 1, "Introduction," contains: (1) "Politicizing the Ivory Tower." Part 2, "Impacts of McCarthyism," contains; (2) "The Catastrophic Loyalty Oath Controversy"; and (3) "'Un-American' Activities." Part 4, "The Emergence of Youth Uprisings," contains: (4) "Youth Uprisings around the World"; and (5) "The Development of Student Political Movements in the United States." Part 4, "Student Conflict Accelerates at Berkeley," contains: (6) "The Fatal Attractions of the Berkeley Campus"; (7) "The Sproul Directives"; (8) "The Issue of Political Advocacy on Campus"; and (9) "Things Start To Fall Apart." Part 5, "Berkeley, Fall 1964The FSM Uprising," contains: (10) "The Lighted Match"; (11) "The Conflagration"; and (12) "The Center Holds and Puts Out the Flames." Part 6, "Recovery," contains: (13) "The Center Starts To Build Back"; and (14) "The Center Coalesces." Part 7, "Backlash," contains: (15) "Reagan and the Regents"; and (16) "The Last DayLosing Big or Winning Big." Appendixes contain selections from Federal Bureau of Investigation files and a list of documentary supplements. (Contains 274 endnotes.) (SLD)
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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