Research in Service to Society: The First Fifty Years of the Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina

Research in Service to Society: The First Fifty Years of the Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina

by Guy B. Johnson, Guion Griffis Johnson
     
 

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The Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina quickly achieved a national reputation for its contribution to pure research, university teaching, and public affairs. From its inception in 1924, it addressed touchy issues such as race relations, industrial inequities, and political inefficiency in the South. Despite worries about

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The Institute for Research in Social Science at the University of North Carolina quickly achieved a national reputation for its contribution to pure research, university teaching, and public affairs. From its inception in 1924, it addressed touchy issues such as race relations, industrial inequities, and political inefficiency in the South. Despite worries about academic acceptance and funding, the institute's scholars produced research and publications that are landmarks in American social science.

Originally published in 1980.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807896921
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
01/15/2011
Edition description:
1
Pages:
457
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 9.00(d)

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