Veritas: Harvard College and the American Experience

Veritas: Harvard College and the American Experience

by Andrew Schlesinger
     
 

Andrew Schlesinger tells the fascinating story of Harvard College as an American institution. He examines the important actions and decisions of its leadership from Puritan times to the present.See more details below

Overview

Andrew Schlesinger tells the fascinating story of Harvard College as an American institution. He examines the important actions and decisions of its leadership from Puritan times to the present.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566636360
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
06/15/2005
Pages:
318
Product dimensions:
6.16(w) x 9.26(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

1The college in the Puritan church-state3
2Born again?25
3Revolutionary times40
4Harvard and the new nation60
5President Quincy meets President Jackson80
6Harvard and the war against slavery98
7President Eliot's Harvard122
8Harvard and the outside men152
9Harvard against the totalitarians177
10The last "great rebellion"207
11The transformations of race and gender240
12The university of the future265

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